Showing your appreciation
Mums deserve high praise all year round but this day is the ultimate excuse to treat your mum, or the mums in your life, to an indulgent Mothers day High Tea at Aimee Provence.
Share The Experience
Mothers day High Tea taken at Aimee Provence is an experience that is not easily forgotten. Let us help you to share that experience with the person you love.
Our mothers day weekend is available
– Saturday 11th May 2019
– Sunday 12th May 2019
– 9:00 am
– 11:30 am
– 2:00 pm
– 4:30 pm
Catering for all dietary requirements. Please Note: We require 72hrs notice for all mothers day dietary requirements.
Mothers Day High Tea Menu
Our renowned Scones includes clotted cream,
fresh strawberries & blackberry jam with our freshly baked fruit & plain scones
A selection of Petite Four & French Macaroons
Ribbon Sandwiches, Chicken Waldorf celery & grapes, walnuts with mixed herb mayonnaise
Smoked salmon with capers, dill & lemon mayonnaise
Classic cream cheese cucumber & chives
Cornish pasty, a miniature version of Cornwall's classic pastry, filled with beef & vegetables
Chicken and leek pie, rich and creamy blend of chicken, leek & white wine, encased in flaky pastry garnished with parsley.
A glass of sparkling wine on arrival & a choice of our signature selection of loose leaf tea or Barista made Coffee.
Book Your High Tea Experience
Available 11th – 12th May
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The History of Mothers Day.
Today pretty much every nation on the planet celebrates Mothers Day. More telephone calls are made on Mother’s Day than any other day of the year? It is one of the greatest global gifting occasions and is second to Valentine’s day in floral sales. So where did this extraordinary celebration thrive from?
Celebrating Mothers day and parenthood can be followed back to the old Greeks and Romans, who held celebrations to pay tribute to the mother goddesses Rhea and Cybele, yet the clearest present-day point of reference for Mother’s Day is the early Christian celebration known as “Mothering Sunday.”
When a noteworthy tradition the United Kingdom and parts of Europe, this celebration fell on the fourth Sunday in Lent and was initially observed as when the dependable would come back to their “Mother church”— the primary church in the area of their home—for a special service.
After some time the Mothering Sunday tradition moved into a progressively mainstream occasion, and kids would give their mums blossoms and different tokens of appreciation. This custom in the end blurred in notoriety before merging with the American Mother’s Day during the 1940s.
It isn’t just about the maternal bonds among mother and child, it is about the positive effect mums have on society and the work they accomplish for their children, the community that can regularly go overlooked. To start with, Mother’s day was all about giving mums power and helping them to remember what can be accomplished when ladies and mothers come together.