Bakes & Treats — baking

Rooibos Millionaire's Shortbread

Rooibos Millionaire's Shortbread

We have teamed up with the amazing @kateveggiedesserts to bring you this rooibos tea infused shortbread i.e. heaven. It brings together a biscuit shortbread base, with a rooibos tea infused caramel & topped with melted chocolate. Take a look at her website for more creative recipes! Ingredients for the Millionaire's Shortbread For the shortbread 200g butter (softened) 100g caster sugar 2 tsp loose leaf rooibos tea (rub it between your palms if the leaves are large) 285g plain flour For the rooibos caramel 1 x 400g can condensed milk 3 tbsp loose leaf rooibos tea 115g butter 115g caster sugar 2 tbsp golden...

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Chamomile & Blueberry Muffins

Chamomile & Blueberry Muffins

Happy Afternoon Tea week! We've teamed up with the lovely @thehealthybeard to bring you these chamomile and blueberry muffins, this recipe makes 10. Ingredients 3 cups oat flour 1 ½ tsp baking powder ½ cup coconut sugar Pinch of salt ½ cup olive oil ¾ cup We Are Tea Chamomile tea (2 tea bags brewed for 1-2 hours) 200g fresh blueberries + 30 extra 2 medium size eggs Method Brew the tea for 1-2 hours. Begin by preheating the oven at 180C degrees/Gas mark 5 For this recipe I made my own oat flour, begin the process by blending 3...

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Gluten Free Earl Grey Chocolate Brownies

Gluten Free Earl Grey Chocolate Brownies

Anything chocolate based and we're sold! We've teamed up with Ruth @nutritiouslynaughty to bring you the perfect gluten free chocolate brownie recipe infused with earl grey tea. If you are interested in low FODMAP treats, Ruth has an amazing online shop full of goodies! Ruth says: "There aren’t many things more relaxing than the perfect cuppa served with a sweet treat. For me this sweet treat is usually something chocolatey, like brownies! So why not combine the two?! These delicious tea-infused mini chocolate brownies are the perfect gluten free addition to an afternoon tea. They are also low FODMAP, dairy free and...

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Earl Grey Frosted Banana Bread

Earl Grey Frosted Banana Bread

We've teamed up with @charleyshealth to bring you these gluten, dairy & refined sugar free mini banana breads! Happy baking & happy Afternoon Tea Week! Ingredients Banana Bread: 100g buckwheat flour 2 ripe bananas 2 whole eggs 2 tbsp coconut oil (melted) 3 tbsp honey 1/2 cup ground almonds Tsp baking powder 1/3 tsp bicarb Pinch sea salt Dash of vanilla extract frosting: 1/2 cup cashews 1/3 cup coconut cream 2 tbsp honey 3 tbsp freshly brewed Earl Grey Tea Dash of vanilla Method Preheat your oven to 180c and grease two small loaf tins with a little coconut oil....

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