A summer-only “Honey Afternoon Tea” in collaboration with tea specialist Karel Capek is now available at The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka from Wednesday, July 1, 2020.
Honey-filled summer afternoon tea
The summer-only “Honey Afternoon Tea” served at Splendido, an Italian restaurant on the first floor of the building, offers a selection of honey-infused sweets and savories with nine types of tea.
The collaboration “Karel Capek” is a specialty tea shop where Utako Yamada, the owner, tea taster and author of children’s books, handles all aspects of the tea business from purchasing tea leaves to design. Its high quality, fresh tea leaves have a taste that attracts tea lovers around the world, and it has a unique view of the world as if it were lost in a storybook. This afternoon tea is inspired by that worldview.
The six sweets include yellow and brown striped chocolate, a dessert plate with a beehive motif, and a buttercream with an illustration of Karel Capek’s “Buzzy” character. Each sweet includes a selection of sweets chosen by the pastry chef of The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka and a selection of It is made with compatible honey. The six savories are also made from a combination of honey.
The tea will be served free-flowing with a selection of six Karel Capek teas and The Ritz-Carlton Osaka’s original tea blends.
“Honey Afternoon Tea” with Karel Capek
【Period】Jul. 1 (wed) – Sep. 30 (wed), 2020
【Hour】14:30 – 18:00
【Location】The Ritz-Carlton Osaka Italian Cuisine “Splendido” (1F)
【Address】2-5-25 Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka City, Osaka
【Price】4,700 yen + Tax & 15% service charge