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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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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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Tea Mimosa

Let the party begin with this effortless cocktail! A delightful and refreshing Tea Mimosa is the perfect way to greet guests as they arrive for dinner. It also makes a wonderful signature drink at a cocktail party. Ingredients 3 tbsp. Silk Road Tea ½ cup white

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JADE LANTERN TEA RECIPE

  Celebrate CHINESE NEW YEAR with this refreshing, sugar-free (but naturally sweet) cocktail or mocktail. A versatile drink, it pairs beautifully with any Asian food. 4 tbsp. JASMINE OASIS 2 cups water pinch of SWEET HERB 1 cup ice juice

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Festive Mulled Tea Recipe

Stay warm & cozy with quick and easy to make Mulled Tea. Simply combine equal parts brewed tea with heated apple or pear juice. Serve in short tumblers or teacups. Garnish with cinnamon sticks and thinly sliced apples. We suggest

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Apple-Chai Cider

Create a tasty cozy drink that uplifts the spirits and wards off chills. Combine equal parts brewed HERBAL CHAI tea with heated apple juice or cider. Herbal Chai tea is caffeine-free and loaded with ginger and cinnamon, which boost the

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Honey & Tea for Your Health

Honey is a natural cough suppressant, and soothes sore throats, so it’s the perfect addition to your teacup this winter. Just brew & stir! During the winter season, it’s common to get run down. Drinking tea throughout the day can boost your

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SPICY MANDARIN GIN & TONIC

Create Tea Flavoured Gin by adding 6 tbsp. dry Spicy Mandarin tea leaves to 2 cups Gin. Wait 20 minutes & then strain out tea leaves. Fill each glass with ice. Add 1-2oz Spicy Mandarin Gin per cup of tonic water.

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Sublime-ly Mint Mojito

Create a refreshing Tea Mojito with Tea Infused Rum, fresh mint, sparkling water, fresh limes & sugar. SUBLIME infused rum Add 6 tbsp. dry SUBLIME tea to 2 cups white rum. Wait 20 min & strain out tea leaves. Use for Tea Mojitos &

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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
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Victoria, BC
V8W 0C1
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