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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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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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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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Beau-TEA-ful Skin Smoothie

Beau-TEA-ful Skin Smoothie Counteract sun and environmental damage, aging and the bad habits that wreak havoc on your skin with this healthy, frothy, sugar-free drink that contains anti-aging antioxidants, minerals, vitamins, protein, healthy fats, and anti-inflammatory compounds which benefit the

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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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DRINK YOUR GREENS! WILD TEAS = MORE ANTIOXIDANTS

DRINK YOUR GREENS! WILD TEAS = MORE ANTIOXIDANTS Recent scientific research indicates wild plants contain higher anti-oxidant levels and more nutritional value than farmed crops. Looking to get enhanced antioxidant benefits from your daily cuppa?  Go wild… because drinking just

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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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Tea Infused Chocolates

This is the kind of magical recipe that makes you believe in miracles or sorcery. You’ll never believe it when you taste the end product, but these recipes require NO cooking and are unbelievably easy to make. Kids will love making them, so

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Immune Soup

  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 lighter soup. It’s a staple at my house, and I

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MATCHA SALAD DRESSING

A delicious dressing for mixed greens and cold noodle salads, or dipping sauce for bread as an appetizer. 1/4 tsp. MATCHA 1/3 cup rice wine vinegar 2/3 cup olive or cold pressed sesame oil 1 tbsp. mirin 1 tsp soy

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