Tag Archives: sweets

Maccha White Chocolate with Genmaicha

  Our culinary-inclined Indooroopilly manager, Janikka, road tested the following Maccha White Chocolate with Genmaicha recipe, courtesy of Dearna – creator of the blog To Her Core. Needless to say, the results were both stunning and yummy. Photos courtesy of Janikka M Ingredients 120g cacao butter, roughly chopped 2 – 3 Tbsp raw honey 1 tsp […]

Tea Infused Shortbread Recipe

I love this recipe as the shortbread is so rich and has a beautiful creamy aftertaste from the tea. You could make this tea infused shortbread recipe with any of our loose leaf teas, so if you’re a fan of Earl Grey, Chai, Cappuccino or any of our flavoured teas then you could try those […]

Yerba Mate Brewing Instructions and Some Basic Recipes

This popular tisane, derived from the holly tree family, is native to South America and highly regarded for its stimulating properties. What makes it so different to a standard coffee buzz, you ask? Referred to as a “clean buzz”, maté offers drinkers a better sense of focus and alertness, yet still allows for restful sleep. […]

Cup of Tea Fruit Loaf Recipe (using Piña Colada tea)

Who doesn’t like a fruit loaf? This recipe is so easy to make and is a great accompaniment to any morning or afternoon tea! Ingredients: 250g sultanas 250g currants 250g caster sugar 375ml cold Pina Colada 1 free-range egg 500g self-raising flour 1tsp mixed spice 1tsp grated nutmeg you will need  900g loaf tin, lined […]

Almond Macarons with Rooibos Infused Chocolate Ganache

INGREDIENTS Macarons 100g ground almonds 160g icing sugar 3 egg whites 50g sugar ​Ganache 100g 70% chocolate in chips or finely chopped 140mL 35% cream 6g of Rooibos leaves in a DIY Tea Bag METHOD Macarons Mix the ground almond and the icing sugar and pass through a sieve, place in a mixing bowl and make a well. […]

Chai Green Tea Infused Apple Chutney

Ingredients 2 large tart cooking apples, peeled, cored, and chopped 1/2 cup chopped onion 1/4 cup red wine vinegar 1/4 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup orange juice 4 Tbsp Chai Green tea in a Tea Sock. Method Combine all ingredients in a medium saucepan and stir well. Ensure tea sock or infuser of Chai is covered by ingredients. Bring […]

Maccha Green Tea Macarons Recipe

Ingredients: Macaron 100g almond powder 180g powdered sugar 10g Maccha green tea powder 100g egg white 40g granulated sugar Butter Cream 100g butter, unsalted 5g green tea powder 1 tbsp warm water 50ml milk 2 egg yolks 50g granulated sugar Method: Macaron Mix almond powder, powdered sugar and green tea, sieve twice and cool in […]