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The Hidden Science of Afternoon Tea
Professor David Smith

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This lively talk will explore what makes afternoon tea such an addictive and guilty pleasure enjoyed by so many.  We will consider the key bits of chemistry which make a luxury afternoon tea special - from jam and scones, to tea and champagne.  Along the way we will find out how afternoon tea might not be quite as English as you thought.

Cream tea and talk. 

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