tea service

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These airy, tropical villas come with seriously plush amenities: daily gourmet coffee, nightly tea service, and seasonal aguas frescas all come delivered to your door. Alex Schechter, Vogue, "Beyond Airbnb: 9 Luxe Hotels That Cater to House Lovers," 11 Oct. 2018 There will also be a drawing to win a tea service for four or a specialty gift basket from Harrods that includes Every Day Luxury tea delights. Aleanna Siacon, Detroit Free Press, "How to watch the royal wedding in Michigan," 17 May 2018 The delightful cakes, tarts and Champagnes appear in early afternoon at the hotel's 108 Pantry, a plush cafe with a low-key vibe, lovely pastries and a price tag of $43.50 per person — half that of some other tea services. Rosemary Mcclure, latimes.com, "Toast Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at one of London's finest afternoon teas," 13 May 2018 Vendors on the platform offered crystal ornaments, tea services and plaques mounted with taxidermied squirrels. New York Times, "For a 90-Minute Game, a Train Ride of 27 Hours," 26 June 2018 Coffee or tea service — and more so, the ritual of the preparation itself — is a ceremony that crosses cultures across the globe, and can also be a chance to not only pause, reflect and relax, but also find joy in the simple pleasures in life. Sarah Fritsche, San Francisco Chronicle, "Where to find unforgettable tea and coffee service in the Bay Area," 25 May 2018 Or upgrade to Taittinger Prestige Rose, which will boost the cost of the tea service from $53 to $87. Rosemary Mcclure, latimes.com, "Toast Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at one of London's finest afternoon teas," 13 May 2018 Gypsy’s Tearoom, Westminster, Md. Visitors may be surprised to find sophisticated tea service in this small town between Baltimore and Gettysburg, Pa. Larry Bleiberg, USA TODAY, "10 traditional tea rooms perfect for Mother’s Day," 4 May 2018 At the end of the ceremony, guests will be placed in a drawing to win an afternoon tea service for four or the grand prize, a Harrods’s gift basket filled with an array of Every Day Luxury tea delights. Detroit Free Press Staff, Detroit Free Press, "Watch the royal wedding in British high style at this Oakland County hotel," 3 May 2018

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1809, in the meaning defined above

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