Hue Partners With Aromatherapy Associates to Launch ‘Destress

Relax and Revive Afternoon Tea Set From 24 April Until 9 May

Modern Australian restaurant Hue makes the most of its soothing Victoria Harbour views by teaming-up with Aromatherapy Associates to launch a seasonal ‘Destress, Relax and Revive’ afternoon tea set from 24 April until 9 May to coincide with Mother’s Day.

Founded in London, Aromatherapy Associates has been sharing essential oils’ therapeutic benefits for over 30 years. This leading boutique aromatherapy brand has brought its knowledge and skills to the world’s finest hotel and destination spas with aromatherapy treatments and award-winning products designed to restore health and vitality. (Click here to learn more about the brand.)

In line with this special partnership, the Hue x Aromatherapy Associates Afternoon Tea not only showcasing the iconic flavours and pastries of Australia but will also incorporate essential scents and ingredients from Aromatherapy Associates, allowing guests to enjoy a sophisticated afternoon tea with an elevated multi-sensory experience.

Available on Saturdays and Sundays from 24 April until 9 May 2021 (including Mother’s Day), from 3:30 pm until 5:30 pm, the Hue x Aromatherapy Associates Afternoon Tea is priced at HK$680+10% for two people and includes a tea set to share and a choice of tea or coffee. Providing a comprehensive experience, all guests will receive a bespoke Aromatherapy Associates gift set of exclusive Aromatherapy Associates’ bath & shower oils worth HK$420 to take home.

The stunning special afternoon tea features a range of creative sweet and savoury delights, along with house-made special flavoured scones, include the ginger-spiced pumpkin scones, rosemary raisin scones, and traditional scones with lavender whipped cream filling.

Guests can indulge in an enticing spread of savoury dishes, such as Aussie-inspired forest mushroom croquettes with Australian truffle; rosemary and warm Gruyere cheese puffs inspired by the “destress” aroma; and black pepper, ginger and tamarillo glazed beetroot. For the scent of “revive”, enjoy grapefruit cured and smoked ocean trout served on the seaweed crisp and topped with whipped cod roe; and oregano chicken quiche with juniper berry.

On the sweet side, guests will find exquisite pastries such as black pepper rhubarb and sage cream pavlova; and ginger and pineapple friand for “destress”; bitter orange Petitgrain and rosemary curd tart; and Aussie’s favourites like chocolate and barley malt cream Lamington; and pistachio and date cake.

Guests are able to add on a special cocktail for an additional of HK$90 or HK$55 for a mocktail. Social media-savvy diners will love Hue’s range of picture-perfect cocktails and mocktails; colourful and captivating beverages to match perfectly with this special tea set. These include the Revive cocktail, with Juniper Freak gin, pink peppercorn, grapefruit, and almond, topped with soda; and Relax, an elegant concoction with KEW Organic Floral gin, mandarin, Maldon salt, and lemon, topped with soda. For liver-friendly options, opt for Destress, with Seedlip Garden, rosemary, mint, and dry tonic; and Relax, a fruity blend of Very Mandarin and lavender soda.

Gift sets will be given during the promotional period from Saturday to Sunday, one per guest, while supplies last. They are subject to change, and terms and conditions apply.

Hue is located at 1/F Hong Kong Museum of Art, 10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. For reservation, please visit huedining.com.hk.

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