Tag Archives: tea occasions

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Christmas Brews—A Jolly Treat

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…until it comes to figuring out who’s hosting Christmas lunch, where did the wrapping paper go, and ‘what do you mean I’m in charge of the prawns?’

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Peach & Mango White Iced Tea

Everyone loves a good iced tea and this recipe is no exception.  With its lovely summer fruits this white iced tea recipe will soon become a firm favourite! Ingredients: 12 cups of water 10 – 12 grams of white tea 2 peaches, pitted and diced 1 cup of mango, chopped 1 tablespoon plus ¼ cup […]