A cup of Violette with sweet musical notes of flush Darjeeling with accents of violet and black currant, accompanied by a glass of Ruinart Blanc de Blancs Champagne NV, and you have just begun the Ruinart and Miller Harris Sensory Tea at the Haymarket Hotel. Enjoy lemon cupcakes, peach and vanilla friend, raspberry tartlets, shortbread and traditional English tea sandwiches of cream cheese and black pepper, roast chicken and tarragon mayonnaise, cucumber and basil, and smoked salmon with crème fraiche. Your taste buds will thank you.

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