Category Archives: Iced Tea

5 Tips For Surviving Summer

With the weather getting warmer, staying cool and hydrated often poses a serious challenge. While tea is commonly enjoyed hot, our range of fresh, fruity iced infusions are the perfect alcohol-free alternative for the summer season.

Fresh Fruit & Peppermint Tea Slushie

  This amazing slushie recipe has been kindly supplied by one of our lovely customers ‘Cenzo Cafe’ of Murwillumbah.  It’s a favourite amongst their patrons and they were happy to share it with you all, so a big thank you to them and we hope you enjoy making your own amazing slushie at home! Makes 2 cups […]

Pina Colada Iced Tea Recipe

As the weather warms up we start to turn to iced teas over our traditional hot tea. Our refreshing Pina Colada black tea makes for a wonderful iced tea that is both flavoursome and refreshing. It’s also a little different to anything else you can readily buy on the market and will impress your friends […]

Serendipi-tea — The Story of Stockholm Blend

Highly sought after but never successfully replicated, The Tea Centre’s signature black tea blend, Stockholm Blend, is the perfect little cup of exclusivi-tea. Originating in the south of Stockholm and introduced to Australia by one of The Tea Centre’s owners, Kim Torstensson, Stockholm Blend quickly took off as one of the most popular teas in the artisanal […]

Egyptian Red (Hibiscus Tea)

Rich and refreshing, tart and tantalising, Egyptian Red (also referred to as hibiscus tea, karkadé, or rosella/roselle tea) has long been revered for its health benefits and delicious qualities. Made from the crushed red calyces of the rosella plant (Hibiscus Sabdariffa), the resulting drink is an intensely cerise infusion with a tangy flavour reminiscent of […]

Casey’s Spiced Iced Hibiscus Tea Syrup

This deliciously versatile recipe is courtesy of one of our own: Casey, from The Tea Centre Canberra. This sweet and subtly spiced syrup can be used in all kinds of ways. Drizzle over ice cream or frozen yoghurt for a delectable dessert. Put a few tablespoons into your favourite cocktail for a Caribbean twist. Or […]

Sparkling Raspberry & Lime Iced Rooibos Tea

Rooibos is very high in antioxidants and is also caffeine free – so can be shared and enjoyed by all the family! Be warned, this recipe serves 2 but I would suggest doubling, tripling or quadrupling it, as you’ll need enough for the whole family and you won’t be able to stop at just 1 […]

Milky Oolong makes a comeback

We first introduced our milky oolong as our July, 2015 TEAser and due to the overwhelming feedback, we’ve decided to temporarily bring it back again. For those of you who missed out last time, here’s your chance to see what all the fuss was about…  For a while now we have had many a tea […]

Strawberry Cream Tea and Lychee Frappé

Exceptionally cooling and summery, the sweetness of the fruit will help in accentuating the flavours of the tea. Ingredients:  3 tbsp Strawberry Cream black tea blend 240mL water, heated to 85°C 8 lychees (canned is ok if you can’t get fresh ones) 8 strawberries Ice cubes 125mL coconut cream, whipped Method: Place the tea leaves […]

Banana and Maccha Green Tea Smoothie

A lot of us don’t mind a smoothie to get us going in the morning but how about getting your breakfast and caffeine fix all in one with this Banana and Maccha Green Tea Smoothie. Ingredient: 1 teaspoon (5 ml) Maccha green tea powder 2 tablespoons (30 ml) hot water 1 ripe banana, cut into […]