Tag Archives: iced tea

Blackcurrant Cranberry Iced Tea with Ginger

Try this amazing iced tea for something a little different – great on a hot summer’s day! Serves 8  Ingredients: 6 cups of water 24 grams of blackcurrant tea 1 tbspn of peeled and minced fresh ginger 6 tbspn of cranberry juice 1/4 cup of sugar 1/4 cup of honey 8 crystallized ginger rounds Instructions: Boil […]

Jasmine Tea Sorbet

Fragrant teas make delicious sorbets. You can try this recipe with different teas, including modern fruit infusions and flower varieties, or traditional blends such as Earl Grey. Ingredients: 2 tablespoons of Jasmine tea 75g caster sugar Freshly squeezed juice of 1/2 an orange Freshly squeezed juice of 1 lime Instructions: Boil 375ml of water, allow […]

Watermelon Green Iced Tea

Adapted from a recipe by New York chef Robb Garceau Try this amazing and refreshing iced tea recipe – you won’t be disappointed! Ingredients: 4 cups of seedless and cubed watermelon flesh + watermelon balls for garnishing 2 cups of water 4 grams of green tea (can use 2 tea bags instead, if you prefer) 1 […]

Green Tea Gelato

Traditionally Matcha (or Maccha) is used in the Japanese tea ceremony but in more modern times it has become popular in cooking because of its bright green colour. Matcha is made from high grade green tea leaves and goes through quite a labour intensive growing and production process.   This means it’s not the cheapest […]

Sweet Tea with Vodka and Lemonade

This is the adult version of a lovely lemon iced tea! Great for summer entertaining or if you want a non-alcoholic version simply replace the 1/2 cup of vodka with soda water. Ingredients: 3 teaspoons of black tea (can use tea bags if you prefer) 1/2 cup of boiling water 8 fresh mint sprigs 4 […]

Tea Pairings for Christmas Entertaining

Christmas is a time when many of us may overindulge, just a little, on food and drinks. Generally, one of the excesses of Christmas is our unusually higher levels of alcohol consumption. We indulge in bubbly, wine, beer, and even our desserts get smothered in brandy and rum laced sauces or cream! After all, they […]

‘Sparkling Fruit Tea’ Recipe

Recipe kindly supplied by Mr Pike, one of our lovely customers. He uses an old style Soda Stream unit (2005) which makes 2 x 1 litre bottles of ‘Sparkling Fruit Tea’. If you just want to make 1 x 1 litre bottle then just halve the recipe below. This is such a refreshing drink for summer […]

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 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 […]