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Recipe for Mint Tea

Making Your Own Mint Tea Want to try making your own mint tea? Maybe you have a spearmint plant that’s taken over your garden or perhaps you are itching to brew something delicious from scratch. Either way, you can easily make fresh mint tea at home! All you need are fresh leaves, hot water, and a couple of extra ingredients so your brew will have a bit of complexity. We recommend a little bit of honey and lemon juice! Recipe for Mint Tea Ingredients: 2 sprigs of fresh spearmint (about 15 leaves) 2 cups of filtered water splash of lemon juice (optional) 1 teaspoon of local honey or simple syrup (optional) Brewing Steps: Boil 2 cups of filtered water and...

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Make Iced Tea at Home!

Refreshing Iced Tea There is simply nothing better than a glass of iced tea on a hot and humid day. That first, refreshing sip brings back memories of lazy summer afternoons spent with family and friends. Make iced tea at home this week so you can relax on the front porch and reminisce. Or brew up a pitcher to go with your favorite picnic foods! No matter what you need the tea for, brewing iced tea at home is easy. This standard recipe will fill up your 2-quart pitcher (so you’ll get 8 cups of tea). Grab your tea bags and some sugar (if you have a sweet tooth). Hope you’re ready to brew a tea, relax, and refresh! Iced...

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Sweetie Pie Chai Latte

This recipe makes a 12 hot drink and is the perfect way to warm up on a cold winter’s evening. Sweetie Pie Chai is caffeine-free, so you’ll feel refreshed but still not too awake to tuck in under a pile of blankets (which is my favorite winter activity). No matter your preferred tea brewing method, you can make this latte recipe! Here’s how much Sweetie Pie Chai to use for each brewing method: Tea Bags/Sachets = 1 sachet Loose Leaf = 1.5 teaspoons (in a tea ball) Concentrated Tea = 1.5 ounces   The Recipe Put your Sweetie Pie Chai into the bottom of your mug! Add 1 cup of freshly boiled water Start your timer (if brewing by sachet...

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Mull on Something Amazing

Piper & Leaf Mulling Spices are finally here and they're truly something special! Grab a bag and brew something delicious for your friendsgiving dinner, holiday parties, and family gatherings this year. You can brew a hot, unique beverage that'll be the talk of the party. See how easy we made it! Below I'm gonna walk you through brewing a batch of mulled apple cider! This recipe makes a half gallon of cider, so you'll be able to do this five times with one bag of mulling spices. :) Here's what you need! Piper & Leaf Mulling Spices (of course) 2 Quarts of your favorite apple cider* 1/4 Cup of dark brown sugar (if you like your cider extra sweet) A...

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