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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

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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

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SPICY MANDARIN INFUSED RUM RECIPE

Add 6 tbsp. of dry SPICY MANDARIN tea to 2 cups of rum. Wait 20 min & then strain tea leaves out. Add a generous splash of SPICY MANDARIN rum to steamed milk, egg nog, apple cider, hot chocolate, or ginger-ale.

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MANGO LEMONADE TEA

SUMMER ICED TEA BLEND mouthwatering mango & luscious lemon healthy, naturally sweet, sugar-free thirst-quenching & rich in anti-oxidants no artificial flavours Ingredients: black tea, lemongrass, calendula, lemon, mango Mango Lemonade Tea makes a delicious iced tea & a fantastic base for

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Tea Jelly Recipe

Make your own TEA JELLY! Tea Jellies are a delicious, economical home-made treat that also make a great gift and are fast and easy to make – in just 20 minutes, you can have a selection of yummy jellies ready

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SPICY MANDARIN GIN & TONIC

Create Tea Flavoured Gin by adding 6 tbsp. dry Spicy Mandarin tea leaves to 2 cups Gin. Wait 20 minutes & then strain out tea leaves. Fill each glass with ice. Add 1-2oz Spicy Mandarin Gin per cup of tonic water.

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Festive Tea Mimosa

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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Very Merry Tea Punch

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

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Sublime-ly Mint Mojito

Create a refreshing Tea Mojito with Tea Infused Rum, fresh mint, sparkling water, fresh limes & sugar. SUBLIME infused rum Add 6 tbsp. dry SUBLIME tea to 2 cups white rum. Wait 20 min & strain out tea leaves. Use for Tea Mojitos &

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Japanese Cherry Tea Lemonade

Pour 2 cups water (just before the boil) over 2 tbsp. JAPANESE SOUR CHERRY tea. Steep 3 min. Strain over 2 cups ice in heatproof jug. Add 1 cup pink lemonade. If using regular lemonade, add a splash of cherry

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V6J1M9
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Victoria, BC
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