THE CONNAUGHT AND MCQUEENS CELEBRATE MOTHER’S DAY WITH CAKES AND BLOOMS
With Mother’s Day, the first calendar event of spring around the corner; The Connaught has joined forces with florist McQueens for the ultimate fail-safe, floral-filled and cake-relishing Mother’s Day experience. The Connaught’s “I LOVE YOU BUNCHES” in collaboration with McQueens Flower School will offer not just expert floristry skills, but also a memorable experience over afternoon tea at Jean-Georges at The Connaught.
Lucky mothers and their children are greeted by the enchanting aroma of fresh flowers in a private event room at The Connaught. Led by a McQueens instructor for a two hour tutorial, students will receive essential tips on flower-care, how to get the most from their flowers, followed by a step by step demonstration to re-create their very own floral masterpiece as an enduring keepsake.
Following the masterclass, students will be invited to Jean-Georges at The Connaught, where they will relish in flavorful seasonal afternoon tea cakes including:
- Hazelnut Praliné and milk chocolate Rocher
- Passion Fruit tart
- Bergamot Mouse
- Lime Cream and Lemon Confit
- Coffee Eclairs
Winding back the clock to a childhood favorite, guests will depart with a gourmet Connaught Candy Floss for the ultimate sweet treat. Applicable for Mothers aspiring to be florists and beginners alike “I LOVE YOU BUNCHES” is available on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th March at The Connaught from 2:30PM. Each class is priced at £150 per person and includes a 2 hour masterclass with McQueens tutor, a hand-held bouquet to take home followed by Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea at Jean-Georges at The Connaught at 4:30PM.