tea service

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Recent Examples on the Web When Maison Danel opens on Tuesday, the Tenderloin will get a new destination for all sorts of viennoiseries, tarts and macarons, along with full afternoon tea service as well as breakfast and lunch. Janelle Bitker, SFChronicle.com, "Maison Danel channels Parisian tea salons in San Francisco," 17 Feb. 2020 In the afternoons, there’s a carted tea service with small plates. Josie Sexton, The Denver Post, "The 10 best new Denver restaurants of 2019," 23 Dec. 2019 Upon our descent, warm pastries were offered with coffee and tea service, along with another round of hot towels. Louis Cheslaw, Condé Nast Traveler, "Delta’s New Long-Haul Service Is a Game-Changer for Economy Class Fliers," 15 Nov. 2019 The highlight of our tea service, other than the abundance of tea and food tasting opportunities within a glitzy gilded ballroom, was the royal wedding video footage. Beth Spotswood, San Francisco Chronicle, "SF’s Crown and Crumpet’s high tea just the thing for royal wedding," 22 May 2018 The bar moved from a side room that now hosts afternoon tea service and into the main lobby, front and center. Tirion Morris, azcentral, "Here's the eye-catching cocktail you have to try at metro Phoenix's world-class hotel bar," 14 Nov. 2019 The meal is served using a set of Chinese porcelain, c.1770, that includes plates, platters, coffee and tea services and a variety of serving dishes. courant.com, "Community News For The Wethersfield Edition," 3 Oct. 2019 Back on the ship, luxuriate with complimentary perks like high-tea service, access to the LivNordic Spa’s Thermal Suite (complete with a mineral pool, dry/wet saunas, and snow grotto), and regionally inspired cuisine. Elissa Garay, Condé Nast Traveler, "6 Stress-Free Cruises for First-Timers," 9 Oct. 2019 Camellia offers 40 fine loose leaf teas — think darjeeling to maple walnut — for afternoon tea service, in addition to a lunch menu of salads, sandwiches and housemade desserts. Jessica Yadegaran, The Mercury News, "Downton Abbey: Afternoon tea? Here are 5 traditional Bay Area spots," 12 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of tea service

1809, in the meaning defined above

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22 Feb 2020

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“Tea service.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tea%20service. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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