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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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Salt Scrubs for Glowing Skin

sea salt scrub

  The foundation of a healthy lifestyle is maintaining balanced pH levels in the body, which we see expressed through our skin. Through our interactions with the external world, our bodies are exposed to both natural and unnatural elements that

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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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Chocolate-Tea Popsicles

chocolate-popsicle

Experience the sinful taste of chocolate, paired with the cool, tingling freshness of mint or creamy coconut. Homemade tea popsicles are easy to make, and cost less than buying commercial popsicles, which usually contain a lot of sugar, artificial flavours,

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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 Pesto & Dip

pesto

Adding tea and herbs to your daily cuisine is a great way to amp up vitamins, minerals and give your diet a nutritional boost. RENEW TEA SOUP BROTH is a spring mix of antioxidant rich greens, herbs and spices that

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Tea Soup Cure

Tea Soup Cure Daniela Cubelic | Tea Master + Founder, SILK ROAD Tea can be used as an ingredient in cooking to enhance both the nutritional value and taste of soup.  This particular soup is a favourite recipe (and a

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Classic Iced Tea Recipe

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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Sour Cherry Tea Lemonade

Pour 2 cups water (just before the boil) over 2 tbsp. SOUR CHERRY green 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 or

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Chocolate-Chai Chia Seed Pudding

  Craving indulgence? Enjoy this tea-steeped chia dish for breakfast, as a snack or as a dessert…it just so happens that this treat has protein, antioxidants, lots of goodness and very little sugar. Chia is a nutrient-dense super food, good

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1624 Government Street
Victoria, BC
V8W 1Z3
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2066 West 4th Ave
Vancouver BC
V6J1M9
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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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