the Team at Naturalight Productions The Belize Forums brought to you by
Search

Support Our Sponsors


Destinations Websites

Belize by Naturalight
You Better Belize It!


Southern Belize
Stann Creek
Ambergris Caye
Caye Caulker
Northern Belize
Belize District
Hol Chan
Laughingbird Caye


MORE SPONSORS

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#252066 - 13 March 17 6:53 pm - America/Chicago Tea time
Reilly Offline

*

Registered: 08 April 04
Posts: 145
Loc: Carolinas, USA, Cayo
Many commonwealh countries have afternoon tea around 4:00 pm. Do Belizeans follow this tradition?
_________________________
Reilly and/or Spouse www.pms01.com,www.shaklee.net/HMS_Enterprises

Top
#252067 - 13 March 17 10:51 pm - America/Chicago Re: Tea time [Re: Reilly]
britinbelize Offline

**

Registered: 01 June 14
Posts: 194
Loc: Bay area CA + Belmopan
A lot of Belizeans refer to the evening meal as TEA. and the midday meal as dinner. Many local people tend to eat the main meal of the day in the early evening particularly on the weekdays.
I am not sure if any of the bigger hotels do have an Afternoon TEA tradition.
Tea is a popular beverage throughout Belize, often served British style with sugar and milk, also popular is condensed milk served with tea. sometimes offered with your meal, not as a later addition. Most grocery stores have 2 or 3 of the popular British brands on offer.
_________________________
We came to the states for our last adventure before we die but as we didn't die yet, there is time for another adventure this time back to Belize.

Top
#252072 - 14 March 17 12:56 pm - America/Chicago Re: Tea time [Re: Reilly]
MisterB Offline

***

Registered: 31 October 05
Posts: 1183
Loc: Belize
I've become friends with a lot of Belizeans during the years I've been here, and none follow the tradition.

Top
#252076 - 15 March 17 10:33 am - America/Chicago Re: Tea time [Re: Reilly]
KatieValk Offline

***

Registered: 13 November 03
Posts: 3643
Loc: Belize City and Placencia
We are all now working at what was tea time! I only remember the older women still having tea together, but they all past retirement then and their kids gone. And most of them now too.
_________________________
Belize based travel specialist
www.belize-trips.com

Top


Moderator:  Barnacle, catdance62, nplwebmaster, Tony 
RSS Feeds & Facebook
  
  Recent Posts


  Belize Photography on Facebook




Add to Google Reader or Homepage

Subscribe in NewsGator Online

Add to My AOL

Add to netvibes

Recent Posts
Sarteneja (2) - 5 acre Seafront Parcels for Sale by Owner
by Carletta
4 seconds ago
Lot filled in Hopkins
by gelint
Today at 05:14 PM
upright piano wanted
by BelizeShores
Today at 09:09 AM
Loving Belize episode 1
by Bobok
Yesterday at 08:02 PM
Hi Everyone
by zappy
Yesterday at 06:26 PM
Copperbank Property
by Bobok
Yesterday at 01:30 PM
For Sale new iPhone 7 Rose Gold 128GB
by britinbelize
20 March 17 6:44 pm - America/Chicago
Moving Cross Country...without U-Haul to help
by Reilly
18 March 17 6:52 pm - America/Chicago
Paradise At An Affordable Price
by britinbelize
15 March 17 7:40 pm - America/Chicago
Tea time
by KatieValk
15 March 17 10:33 am - America/Chicago
BOOKS on BELIZE

BookBelize.com | Belizespecials.com | Belize.net | Belizenet.com