Pu-Erh Tea from Distinctly Tea Inc.

Pu-Erh This earthy tasting tea is reminiscent of a clean barnyard. (Yes really, this is the taste that professional tea tasters apply to this tea). Pu-erh comes raw or dark and may be aged 2 to 50 years. Like wine, it gets better with ages. The raw is like a very strong green tea while the dark is like a very strong black tea. Both yield many infusions, at least five.The taste is more of an acquired taste that the other teas but are worthwhile drinking. It contains less caffeine than the others because it is fermented rather than oxidized. A …

Tips for making Iced Tea at Home

- to make a stronger brew always use more tea and keep the same steeping time - make ice cubes out of tea so you don’t dilute the flavour - pour tea over ice in a glass instead of adding ice to the pitcher - letting black & green tea cool  completely before putting in the fridge may help prevent clouding - mix rooibos tea and complementing fruit tea together to make your tea go farther - use Rooibos extract powder to make instant ice tea.

Red Fruit Tea Smoothie Recipe

1 cup boiling water 3 tsp. Strawberry Kiwi Fruit or any other favourite  Red Berry Fruit Tea 2 tbsp. sweetener 1 cup frozen strawberries 1/2 cup strawberry yogurt (can use frozen yogurt) 1/2 cup ice cubes ( about 3-4 ) 

Fruit Juice Gummy Bears – NON-GMO

THE BEST GUMMIES available. These candies are produced at the Specialty Candy Factory ‘Whilelm Mueller’ in Duisburg, Germany. This candy producer maintains candy making family traditions established in 1949. Some of the recipes are over 100 years old and the producer has maintained these recipes, techniques and utensils, such as original copper kettles to create the unique and delicious candies while preserving the originality, tradition, consistency, and integrity of the tradition.“

The Coffee Bean meets the Tea Leaf

Coffee and Rooibos Tea are combined in this beverage to create a unique taste that both tea and coffee lovers will enjoy it. Coffee beans are added to Rooibos tea and combine well with tea. The Rooibos tea adds natural flavour and the two together create a smooth tasting drink that doesn’t really require any milk or sugar. The Rooibos tea helps to reduce the amount of caffeine per cup so this beverage would be great to have in the afternoon if you want a quick pick me up without a full shot of caffeine.

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 […]

Frozen Mango Tea Treats

Use either fresh or frozen fruit. You can substitute peaches instead of mangos if desired. Adding some Greek Yogurt will add creaminess. If adding yogurt it is best to turn your molds upside down a few times while freezing to help to mix the ingredients while freezing. 2 Tbsp. Mango Moments Fruit tea steeped in 1 1/2 cups boiling water until cool. Strain and measure 1 cup.
1 Tbsp. honey, maple syrup or agave syrup
1/4 Greek Yogurt if wanting a creamier treat or omit if avoiding dairy 2/3 cup frozen fruit—mangos or peaches Once tea has cooled combine all ingredients in …

Matcha Poppy Seed Salad Dressing Recipe

Matcha Poppy Seed Dressing: 3 tbsp. plain Greek yogurt
1 tbsp. olive oil or avocado oil 1 1/2 tbsp. honey
1 tsp. Matcha TEA powder 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1/2 tbsp. cider vinegar 1 tbsp. water 2 tbsp. poppy seeds Combine all the ingredients and mix until smooth. Add more water for a thinner consistency. Makes approximately 1 cup. Keep refrigerated.

Frozen Mango Tea Treats

These Mango Tea Treats can be made using either fresh or frozen fruit. Substitute peaches instead of mangos if desired. Adding some Greek Yogurt will add creaminess.