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Cold Brew Iced Tea

Cold Brew Iced Tea

Cold Brewing Tea is one of the easiest ways to make refreshing iced tea that simply involves steeping tea leaves in cold or room temperature water. Cold Brewed iced tea creates a sweeter, milder taste, without the addition of sugar (hot

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Fountain of Youth Soup

fountain of youth soup

  This hearty, satisfying soup is made with simple ingredients that have a powerhouse effect on your metabolism. The key ingredients are red lentils and onions, and the zesty flavor comes from combining our Philosopher’s Brew Tea with turmeric and

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Chocolate Hug Latte

When you’re craving dessert, but want to avoid sugar or calories, try making a Chocolate Hug latte, a low-calorie but very delicious treat  – we think you’ll instantly adore it! Chocolate Hug Tea is naturally sweet, with a minty chocolate taste, that you

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Earl Pink Tea Popsicles

Discover the icy cool world of tea popsicles and it will transform your summer. Guaranteed! Tea popsicles are surprisingly easy to make, and everyone in the family will love them – especially since we have fabulous recipes for kid-friendly popsicles,

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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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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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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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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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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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Vancouver BC
V6J1M9
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Victoria Public Market at the Hudson
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Victoria, BC
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