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Festive Tea Mimosa

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Let the party begin with this effortless cocktail! A delightful and refreshing Tea Mimosa is the perfect way to greet guests as they arrive for dinner. It also makes a wonderful signature drink at a cocktail party. Ingredients 3 tbsp. Silk Road Tea ½ cup white

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Festive Tea Infused Spirits

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Enjoy tea-infused spirits on their own, or combine with other ingredients to create divine and sophisticated cocktails. Add the infused alcohol to hot or cold tea drinks, or tea punch. Tea-infused vodka or gin is perfect for making martinis. 24

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Very Merry Tea Punch

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‘Tis the Season for a Very Merry Tea Punch! Ingredients 6 tsp. Alchemist’s Brew loose tea (or Earl Green, Philosopher’s Brew, Ruby Pagoda or Sublime) 1½ boiling water 1½ cups chilled cranberry juice 3 cups chilled sparkling rosé or sparkling

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HOLIDAY CHEER XMAS COCKTAILS

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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,

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ROYAL BC MUSEUM TEA PUNCH

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Brew 2 tbsp. Royal BC Museum tea in 2 cups boiling water. Steep for 5 minutes & strain. Combine iced tea with equal parts cranberry juice. Add 2 oz vodka per cup to jazz it up! Garnish with lemon slices.

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EGG-NOG TEA LATTE

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Combine tea with egg nog for a tasty and festive treat that fortifies and renews.  Combining the right tea (see our list below) with egg nog enhances the flavour of the egg nog and reduces calories.  AND best of all

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Spicy Mandarin Pots de Creme

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A TASTE OF SPICY MANDARIN HEAVEN Spicy Mandarin Pots de Creme are one of our holiday favourites – a heavenly custard cream dessert, that is ideal for holiday gatherings. The Spicy Mandarin tea, with its sumptuous mandarin, spice and robust

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Smoky Maple Salad Dressing Recipe

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by Chef Heidi Fink This irresistible smoky salad dressing was created by Chef Heidi Fink and once you’ve made it, it will quickly become a favourite dish to serve for gatherings, special occasions, or just as a treat for you. 

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Festive Mulled Tea Recipe

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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 mugs. Garnish with cinnamon sticks and thinly sliced apples. We suggest

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Night in Casablanca Kit

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Escape into the captivating realm of Moroccan nights. Give the gift of intrigue and delight with this elegant home spa kit containing a selection of SILK ROAD locally made goodies. The Night in Casablanca Kit contains bath, body & massage oil,

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