How to Make Kombucha at Home

Kombucha is a fermented sweet tea with great nutritional value and a dose of beneficial bacteria and yeast. Kombucha may help your body return to a more balanced state so that your immune system and other body systems especially digestion may work more efficiently. It doesn’t matter what type of diet or foods you are […]

Summer Lattes

Is your Chai Latte mix sitting in the cupboard waiting for colder weather? Why not bring it out and blend up some delicious summer Chai drinks. If you have only tried the latte mixes in hot milk you will be pleasantly surprised how good they taste cold. Whisk them into a cold glass of your choice of milk product, add some ice and enjoy. Change it up and use chocolate milk instead of regular milk.

Make your Matcha like a pro!

When making Matcha in a traditional style, it helps to have the right tools. At Distinctly Tea, you can get everything you need to make your Matcha the way it’s supposed to be made. Whisks and scoops (pictured) are always available, as are a variety of different Matcha bowls. 🍵 #japanesematcha #matchalatte #matchagreentea #matcharecipes #matchacake […]

Smoky Potato Leek Soup

3 tbsp. vegetable oil 3 leeks (use the white & light green parts) thinly sliced 1 rib of celery and 1 carrot 1/2 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. dried thyme 1/4 tsp. pepper 3 Yukon gold Potatoes (2 lbs.) peeled and chopped 4 cups chicken or vegetable stock 4 cups strongly brewed Lapsang Souchong ( 10 […]

Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda bread is really just a basic table bread to serve with soup or stews. This recipe has both regular and whole wheat flour but one could just use the regular flour instead. Don’t knead the bread or handle it too much or the bread will become tough. I have replaced the buttermilk with […]