With lockdown restrictions gradually easing and Spring having sprung, we can finally officially welcome the warmer season in with some scrumptious chocolatey treats in time for Easter.
Here, we have compiled a list of small Northamptonshire businesses offering some tasty Easter themed afternoon teas, treat boxes and chocolate eggs.
1. The Creame Horne - Wellingborough
The Creame Horne in Wellingborough are selling these scrumptious Easter treat boxes for £20. They will be available for collection on Thursday, April 1 and Friday, April 2. Message them on Facebook to place an order!
Photo: The Creame Horne Ltd
2. Afternoon Delights - Northampton
Afternoon Delights have put together this delicious Easter afternoon tea priced at £12 per person. It includes a variety of sandwiches, scones, hot cross buns, victoria sponge and chocolate treats!
Photo: Afternoon Delights
3. Amy's Vintage Tea - Northampton
Amy's Vintage Tea, based in Northampton, is offering Easter Deluxe treat boxes for £25, an Easter overload brownie slab for £20, an afternoon tea for one priced at £18 and an afternoon tea for two for the price of £35. Call 07753 217082 or visit www.amysvintageteas.co.uk/ for more information.
Photo: Amy's Vintage Tea
4. The Orangery at Delapre Abbey - Northampton
The Orangery at Delapre Abbey are offering this mouth-watering family Easter box for £39.50. Each picnic box contains ham, pork pie, quiche, cheese, pickle and Olives. There are also eight homemade bread rolls and butter, sausage rolls, scotch eggs, crisps, Easter biscuits, hot cross buns, two kids cartons of juice and two bottles of water and mini eggs. They all come equipped with paper plates, wooden knives, napkins and even activity books for the children! It is available to collect from the Common Ground on Easter Sunday.
Photo: The Orangery at Delapre Abbey