This week, The Pig is mostly… making time for tea! Send a treat to a friend or indulge yourself; there’s no better pick-me-up like it.
THE No 3 Cafe gals are poised to deliver bespoke, made-to-order number one teas to you door: scones with jam and cream, finger sandwiches, tarts, cookies, sweet treats and dinky little sachets of top-notch tea, £15 for two people; message @SarararaCoffee on Twitter to order yours today.
SWEET little things in lovely packages courtesy of – well, Sweet Little Things! Sumptuous afternoon teas start at £18.95pp, or treat/spoil a special person with a Celebration Hamper for two, including prosecco, decorations and all manner of treats for £75, upgraded and jazzed up with helium balloons tags, banners, etc on request. Delivery to Bath, Bradford on Avon, Trowbridge and East Bristol areas on selected dates direct from their Upper Borough Walls HQ, email [email protected] for the full lowdown (https://www.sltbath.co.uk/)
RIGHT now more than ever before… where would be without the Thoughtful Bakery? Browse their amazing home delivery menu and build your own afternoon tea from a selection of freshly baked afternoon delights including brownies, ginger cake, lemon polenta cake, flapjacks and mini sourdough scones (£5 for a pack of nine) plus gluten-free options and those all-important ‘finishing touches’: tea, jam and organic clotted cream (https://thoughtful-bakery.myshopify.com)
IF you thought that cupcake heaven didn’t exist, you haven’t browsed the Didi Cakes menu – Nutella, Salted Caramel, Oreo, Lemon, Strawberries and Cream, Vanilla and many, many more variations on the delectable theme, plus vegan and gluten free options. Wanna supersize that? The big cakes are something to celebrate too. Pick up and delivery of pre-orders only; contact by email ([email protected]) or via the website, as the phone isn’t monitored (https://www.didicakesbath.com)
THEY’VE been solving our “what to eat now/next” woes with their fabulous range of steaks, burgers, sausages, mince, eggs, bread, vegetables and much, much much more since lockdown began, but let’s not forget that the Darling Deli darlings are renowned well beyond their longstanding Combe Down HQ for fabulous cakes and bakery treats too. Call 01225 835118 for full details including opening hours (yes, you can shop responsibly IRL here) and delivery/collect options. (http://www.darlingdeli.co.uk)
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