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Cocoa Cheesecake Tea Bars

These irresistible cocoa cheesecake tea bars are dairy-free, gluten-free and vegan, and don’t contain any refined sugar either, but you’d never know it. Created by the wonderfully talented pastry Chef Cathryn Kissinger, these tasty treats are loaded with protein and

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CAFFEINE CONTENT OF TEA

CAFFEINE CONTENT OF TEA & COFFEE (approximate milligrams per cup) black tea                            25-110mg semi-green/oolong tea 12-55mg white tea                  

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Dessert in a Glass with Tea!

calorie-free Dessert in a Glass with Tea! Craving sweets or fats?  Teas that have a fruity, chocolate, mint or spicy taste can be a great alternative.  One of the reasons we sometimes crave sugar and fat is because it’s a

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ReNew Me Soup

renew me soup

RENEW ME SOUP by Daniela Cubelic | Tea Master + Founder, SILK ROAD Throughout Asia since ancient times, tea & medicinal herbs have been used to make healing soups. Our FORTIFY TEA SOUP BROTH has a rich, aromatic, satisfying taste

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Tea Bath Sachets

Silk Road Tea Bath Sachets

Harness the health benefits of tea and botanicals from the outside-in with soothing and hydrating Tea Bath Sachets. Many ancient cultures throughout the world have bathed in herbs, and throughout Asia baths in tea are also popular. Tea Bath Sachets

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KUNG FU YOUR COLDS & FLU SOUP

KUNG FU YOUR COLDS & FLU SOUP by Daniela Cubelic | Tea Master + Founder, SILK ROAD An ultra-fast recipe that takes 15 minutes or less that can be adjusted as needed to become a filling soba or ramen- style

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Immune Soup

IMMUNE SOUP by Daniela Cubelic | Tea Master + Founder, SILK ROAD An ultra-fast recipe that takes 15 minutes or less that can be adjusted as needed to become a filling soba or ramen- style meal, or be enjoyed as a

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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

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WARD OFF WINTER COLDS & FLU

Looking for great natural remedies to boost your system and ward off winter colds and flu?  Studies indicate green tea & ginger can not only prevent illness, but help you recover faster too. Our Winter Warrior Tea combines the power

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Secrets behind great teas

What separates an ordinary tea from a tea masterpiece? First and foremost, it begins with the quality of tea leaves used. Soil conditions, altitude, climate, and even the location on the bush the leaf was plucked from are all critical

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Chinatown - Retail Store & Spa
1624 Government Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 1Z3
Tel: 250 382 0006
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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
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Victoria, BC
V8W 0C1
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VICTORIA PUBLIC MARKET at the HUDSON HOURS
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Sunday 11am-5 pm

WHOLESALE ORDERS & ENQUIRIES
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Holidays CLOSED -Closed Nov 12

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