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Cast iron teapot with sprigs of mint

FREE Workshops & Events Share the fun of tea with a friend, a date, out of town guests, or come on your own. Unless otherwise noted, classes take place at our Chinatown location (1624 Government St). Space is limited, so

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Tea Jelly Recipe

Silk Road Tea Jelly Recipe from The Teahouse at Abkhazi Garden

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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Imperial Earl Grey Syrup Recipe

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Make refreshing, Italian-style TEA SODA with Imperial Earl Grey syrup. It’s simple and economical to make, preservative-free and low in calories. Great for kids and adults alike! Canton Orange Syrup Ingredients 4 tbsp. Imperial Earl Grey 2 cups boiling water 1½ cups

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Classic Iced Tea Recipe

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Homemade iced tea using premium quality tea, is bursting with antioxidant goodness and delicious flavour. Iced tea is easy to make in large quantities, and is incredibly economical, too. Enjoy sipping this thirst quenching and healthy drink on a daily basis.

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Festive Glacial Melt Desserts

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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. Steep

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XMAS TEA HOT CHOCOLATES

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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

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CHOCOLATE DRAGON GLACIAL MELT TEA RECIPE

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Pour hot GREEN DRAGON tea over chocolate ice cream. Minty tea + chocolate = instant nirvana!

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Locations

Silk Road Tea
Chinatown - Retail Store & Spa
1624 Government Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 1Z3

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NOW OPEN!
Silk Road Tea Vancouver
2066 West 4th Ave
Vancouver BC
V6J1M9

Silk Road Tea at The Victoria Public Market
Victoria Public Market at the Hudson
6-1701 Douglas Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 0C1

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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: 250 704 2688 (press 2)

VANCOUVER RETAIL STORE
Tel: 778 379 8481

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

WHOLESALE
Tel: 250 388 6815
Fax: 250 382 0001
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
Monday - Saturday 10am-6pm
Sunday & Holidays 11am-5pm

VICTORIA PUBLIC MARKET at the HUDSON HOURS
Monday - Saturday 10am - 5:30pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm

WHOLESALE ORDERS & ENQUIRIES
Monday-Friday 10am-6pm (Pacific Standard Time)
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED
Holidays CLOSED

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