Tag Archives: Cakes

Tea Punch

This is a refreshing ‘Tea Punch’ which is great for an informal dinner party or BBQ. Impress your friends this summer with this great recipe. Ingredients: 500ml Cold Ceylon tea 150ml  Brandy 200g    Castor Sugar or Honey Plus, 1 bottle of dry wine and 1 litre of lemonade Strawberries, lime slices and mint to […]

Chai Spiced Tea Cake

This ‘Chai Spiced Tea Cake’ recipe was adapted from the Baking Obsession Blog Recipe and provided by Janikka, one of our lovely staff members. This cake isn’t overly sweet and makes a great accompaniment to any morning or afternoon tea. Ingredients: 3 tsp (6g) of Masala Chai (or preferred chai or spiced tea blend such […]

Tea Hot Toddy

This recipe was kindly supplied by Hayley in our Kotara store.  This is a firm favourite with her husband and his version of a ‘Hot Toddy’. Warm your mug (this will help keep your toddy warm for longer) Scoop 1 heaped teaspoon of Black Glogg tea into a tea infuser and place in mug Wait […]

Apple Crumble Recipe

This recipe was kindly supplied by Janikka (one of our lovely staff members) and adapted from a Maggie Beer recipe. Ingredients: 7 large granny smith apples 2 tbs of Red Fruits (or desired fruit infusion tea) 20g 1 tbspn brown sugar 100g 2/3 cup wholemeal flour 100g traditional style oats 1 tspn ground cinnamon 100g unsalted […]

Tea Parfait Recipe

This tea parfait recipe can be made with any tea so experiment and let us know which is your favourite. Ingredients: 4 tablespoons of Gelatine or a box of unflavoured jelly crystals (Aeroplane Jelly makes a great one). 3 cups of the tea – your choice (teas without too much citrus work the best) ½ […]

Green Tea Shortbread Recipe

This is a great recipe for St Patrick’s Day, a kids Birthday party or for anyone who loves shortbread. Ingredients 2 1/4 cups plain flour a pinch of salt 1 cup unsalted butter, cut into small pieces 1/2 cup caster sugar 2 1/2 tablespoons high quality maccha powder     Directions Combine flour and salt together in […]

Japanese Lime & Lychee Iced Tea

Lime and lychee are flavours that are perfect when creating a refreshing beverage. At The Tea Centre we have these two flavours in our flavoured tea selection so it is nice and easy to get creative and whip up some refreshing Japanese Lime or Lychee iced tea. Ingredients 2 tblsp of “Lychee Black Tea” or  “Japanese Lime […]

Coconut Chai Latte – Hot or Iced

Ingredients to produce one litre: 600ml boiling water 400ml coconut cream 20g of your favourite spiced chai tea blend (not syrup or sugar based mixes) (You could also add a little strong black tea for more depth of flavour) Approx 20g white sugar or the equivalent of your preferred sweetener to taste – optional For iced […]

Earl Grey Blue Flower Tea Truffles

This simple recipe of ‘Earl Grey Blue Flower Tea Truffles’ is perfect for any occasion! Ingredients 3 teaspoons of earl grey blue flower tea 2/3 cup of cream 2 tbsp of unsalted butter 160ml of quality dark chocolate 1 cup of quality dark cocoa powder Method Bring the cream to the boil on the stove, once […]

Power Mix Poached Pears

This is a wonderful dessert which can be enjoyed either hot or cold. Ingredients: 5 Bosc (brown) Pears 1 litre of water 500ml of white wine  2 cups of caster sugar 3 tbsp of Power Mix Tea 1 vanilla pod Instructions: Peel all 5 pears and remove the core using a apple corer or a melon […]