TEA STEEPING WATER TEMPERATURE GUIDE

TEA STEEPING WATER TEMPERATURE GUIDE

  We often find that when we ask people why they don’t like tea, many will response is usually “it’s bitter”. People who say this don’t realize is that it is probably their water temperature and steeping method that creates this bitterness.For Green, Oolong, Pu’erh and white teas, your water temperature should be under the boiling point for a perfect brew. By using boiling water, you will risk scalding the tea leaves which will cause your tea to taste bitter and astringent. If you heat the water at the perfect temperature for your tea, it will release the right levels...

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VEGAN Bollywood Chai Cake Recipe

VEGAN Bollywood Chai Cake Recipe

INGREDIENTS ORGANIC BOLLYWOOD CHAI LATTE* 1 2/3 cups soy milk (or plant milk of your choice) 1 tbsp heaping loose leaf organic bollywood chai  CHAI SPICE LOAF CAKE 1 1/4 cup prepared Bollywood chai latte 1/3 cup grapeseed oil 1/2 cup plain unsweetened vegan yogurt* 2 tsp vanilla extract 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour, sifted 3/4 cups sugar 2 tbsp cornstarch 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 3/4 tsp salt 1/2 tsp ground ginger 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon 1/4 tsp ground cardamom 1/4 tsp ground clove 1/8 tsp black pepper BOLLYWOOD CHAI GLAZE 2 tbsp prepared chai...

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TEA RECIPE - Masala Chai Latte

TEA RECIPE - Masala Chai Latte

As autumn approaches, I’m sure we are all slowly swapping over from our Iced Teas over to warming beverages.   One of the top favourites for the season is a Masala Chai Tea Latte.  We often purchase this beverage from large coffee and café chains, which can be loaded with tons of unwanted sugars and artificial flavourings.    For those looking for a healthier alternative, you can try making one at home yourself.  It’s actually super simple (not to mention a lot more economical as well!)   This recipe makes approximately 1 mug of Chai Latte, we also don’t add...

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