Free Shipping ON CANADIAN ORDERS OVER $50 & US ORDERS OVER $100
>
Blog Archives

TEA HOT CHOCOLATES

As easy as 1, 2, 3! Dissolve 1 tbsp. hot chocolate powder in a cup of brewed tea. Or mix brewed tea with equal parts hot cocoa. For an adult version, add 1-2 oz Vodka, Whiskey, Tequila or Rum. There

Posted in BLACK, CHAI, GREEN, HERBAL, QUICK & EASY RECIPE IDEAS, ROOIBOS, SEASONAL RECIPES, SEMI-GREEN, TEA RECIPES Tagged with: , ,

Snow Apple Spice Tea

Tea of Winter Snuggles! Introducing SNOW APPLE SPICE TEA – a cosy seasonal blend of immune-boosting black tea, cinnamon and ginger, with vanilla beans and apple essence. Snuggle up with a cup, and try making these simple recipes for a

Posted in BLACK, SEASONAL RECIPES, TEA RECIPES

HOLIDAY CHEER XMAS COCKTAILS

These tea-licious drinks were featured at our recent Holiday Cheer Tea Cocktails & Mocktails Class: HAWAIIAN ESCAPE Aloha! This tropical iced mocktail makes you feel like you’ve just landed in Hawaii, so if you are craving an escape this winter,

Posted in COCKTAILS & MOCKTAILS, SEASONAL RECIPES, TEA RECIPES Tagged with:

Apple-Chai Cider

Create a tasty fall drink that uplifts the spirits and wards off winter chills.  Combine equal parts brewed HERBAL CHAI tea with heated apple juice. Herbal Chai tea is caffeine-free and loaded with ginger and cinnamon, which boost the immune

Posted in CHAI, COCKTAILS & MOCKTAILS, QUICK & EASY RECIPE IDEAS, SEASONAL RECIPES, TEA RECIPES Tagged with: , , , ,

SMOKY TOMATO SOUP

Use your favourite recipe to make either a cream based, or non-creamy tomato soup. Both work very well to create an irresistibly smoky tomato soup that is mouth-wateringly delicious, right down to the last spoonful! Replace a portion of the

Posted in BLACK, COOKING WITH TEA, FEATURED, QUICK & EASY RECIPE IDEAS, SAVORY IDEAS, TEA RECIPES

Low Calorie, Healthy Yummy Treat? It’s possible!

When you’re craving dessert, but want to avoid sugar or calories, make this low-calorie but very delicious treat instead.  Brew Chocolate Panda Tea double strength (use double the recommended quantity of tea leaves, and steep 7-10 minutes).  While the tea is

Posted in COOKING WITH TEA, DESSERTS, HEALTH & WELLNESS, HERBAL, QUICK & EASY RECIPE IDEAS, ROOIBOS, TEA RECIPES

Festive Mulled Tea Recipe

Stay warm & cozy with quick and easy to make Mulled Tea. Simply combine equal parts brewed tea with heated apple or pear juice. Serve in short tumblers or teacups. Garnish with cinnamon sticks and thinly sliced apples. We suggest

Posted in COCKTAILS & MOCKTAILS, QUICK & EASY RECIPE IDEAS, SEASONAL RECIPES, TEA RECIPES Tagged with: , , , ,

CHEF HEIDI FINK’S HOJI CHA MISO SOUP

This healthy, easy to make, delicious soup uses HOJI CHA green tea to flavour the broth. The lovely roasted flavour of Hoji-Cha makes an excellent base for Japanese miso soup. It’s a fall favourite of Chef Heidi Fink – an accomplished Victoria-based chef, food writer, and

Posted in COOKING WITH TEA, GREEN, SAVORY IDEAS, TEA RECIPES Tagged with: , , , ,

Festive Glacial Melt Desserts

An absolutely heavenly quick and easy dessert, Glacial Melts are an instant holiday treat that both kids and adults will love! To make a Glacial Melt all you need is SILK ROAD tea and vanilla or chocolate ice cream. There

Posted in DESSERTS, QUICK & EASY RECIPE IDEAS, TEA RECIPES, THINGS WE LOVE Tagged with: , ,

Sweet Peach Seduction Tea Latté Recipe

Warm, cosy and in love… with Tea Lattés! PEACH PARADISE is a Ceylon black tea grown at 6000 feet in elevation, blended with calendula flowers, citrus peel, and peach fruit essence. Make a simple and delicious tea latté to share

Posted in BLACK, COCKTAILS & MOCKTAILS, TEA RECIPES Tagged with: ,

WELCOME

There's always something brewing at SILK ROAD.

Our blog is your ultimate resource for recipe ideas, tea education & culture, spa secrets, health & wellness tips, workshops & special events. Visit regularly to be inspired inside & out!

To find topics of interest, or to discover a recipe for your favourite tea, simply enter its name into the keyword search.

Browse by Category
Browse by Tag

Locations

Silk Road Tea
Chinatown - Retail Store & Spa
1624 Government Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 1Z3
Tel: 250 382 0006
(view map)

NOW OPEN!
Silk Road Tea Vancouver
2066 West 4th Ave
Vancouver BC
V6J1M9
Tel: 778 379 8481

Silk Road Tea at The Victoria Public Market
Victoria Public Market at the Hudson
6-1701 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 0C1
Tel: 778-433-9838
(view map)

Contact Us

ONLINE SHOPPING HELP DESK
Tel: 250 388 6815
e: mailorder@silkroadtea.com

GENERAL INQUIRIES
e: silkroad@silkroadtea.com

VICTORIA CHINATOWN RETAIL STORE & SPA
Tel: 250 382 0006

VANCOUVER RETAIL STORE
Tel: 778 379 8481

VICTORIA PUBLIC MARKET at the HUDSON
Tel: 778-433-9838

WHOLESALE
Tel: 250 388 6815
e: wholesale@silkroadtea.com

HOURS OF OPERATION

ONLINE SHOPPING HELP DESK
Please note you may also email us for assistance at mailorder@silkroadtea.com
Monday - Friday 10am-5 pm (Pacific Standard Time)
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday & Holidays CLOSED

CHINATOWN RETAIL STORE & SPA HOURS
REGULAR HOURS
Monday - Friday 10am-5:30 pm
Saturday 10am-6 pm
Sunday & Holidays 11am-5 pm

VANCOUVER RETAIL STORE HOURS
REGULAR HOURS
Monday - Saturday 10am-6 pm
Sunday & Holidays 11am-5 pm

VICTORIA PUBLIC MARKET at the HUDSON HOURS
REGULAR HOURS
Monday - Saturday 10am-6 pm
Sunday 11am-5 pm

WHOLESALE ORDERS & ENQUIRIES
Monday-Friday 10am-5 pm (Pacific Standard Time)
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED
Holidays CLOSED

Fresh, Organic Tea = More Antioxidants. No Artificial Flavours, Colours, Sweeteners, Dairy or Soy. Gluten-Free.