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Hurricane Piper - Mardi Gras Specialty Drink

Hurricanes the Whole Family Can Enjoy Everyone’s favorite Mardi Gras drink... now with tea! Mix up a batch of these ‘Hurricane Piper’ mocktails for your whole family and have a little Mardi Gras celebration at home. These virgin hurricanes can be enjoyed by children of all ages! Our delicious recipe uses the decadently smooth Capri Cream - a milk oolong blend with apples, pineapples, persimmons, and lots of citrus. So brew up your Capri Cream into concentrated tea, go grab these ingredients from the store, and float away into tropical bliss. Want to make some special Hurricane Piper drinks just for the adults? Add 1oz each of light rum and dark rum to get that New Orleans kick! Hurricane Piper...

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Sweet-Tea Cupcakes

Cupcakes Infused with Tea! Baking with concentrated tea is the best way to get a delicious and unique dessert using your favorite tea blend. Tea cupcakes are the perfect combination of sweet baked good infused with rich, complex tea flavor! We suggest making these fluffy cupcakes for your sweetie pie chai as a Valentine’s day treat using our seasonal Velvet Bliss. But this tea-infused cupcake recipe is also amazing for treats any time of the year! Plus you can use concentrated tea from any blend you’d like in both the batter and the icing; you’ll have a different dessert every time. One Piper Family friend swears this recipe is best with Lemon Berry Blush cupcakes and Strawberry Shindig icing. Yum!...

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Sassy Strawberry Bundt Cake

Deliciously Soft Cake The flavor of green tea infuses perfectly into this classic Sassyfras bundt cake recipe. Every bite of this fluffy cake contains a hint of green tea, a whisper of strawberries, and the delicious flavor of vanilla. This is a wonderful dessert for any occasion, so roll up your sleeves, grease that bundt pan, and get ready to bake! Bundt Cake Ingredients 1 1/2 cups (3 sticks) unsalted butter, softened 2 cups granulated sugar 4 large eggs 2 tsp. vanilla extract 3 cups all-purpose flour 6 tbsp. cornstarch 2 tsp. baking powder 1 1/2 tsp. salt 3/4 cup whole milk 2 tbsp. Sassyfras Strawberry concentrated tea Sassyfras Icing Ingredients 2 cups powdered sugar (sifted) 3 tbsp milk 1...

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Dye Fabric with Tea

My Tea-Dye Experience I wanted to do one last fun summer project before the cold weather of fall really starts to hit. Since I love the experience of tie dye and I love our tea, I decided to combine my favorite things! Dying fabric with tea is super fun and smells amazing! Unlike standard dyes, tea results in gentle pastel colors for a softer look. When I started researching for this project, the guides I found for using tea as a dye were interesting, but didn’t seem very fun. The method was always to dump a bunch of loose leaf into a bowl of boiling water, stick the fabric in, and then leave it to soak. While this seemed to...

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