Bakes & Treats — earl grey

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Earl Grey Chocolate Truffles

Earl Grey Chocolate Truffles

These truffles made by Elisa from @happyskinkitchen are the perfect sweet pick me up or gift to bring to any dinner parties. They take no time to put together and can be made in advance keeping for a few weeks in the fridge. Elisa says: I absolutely love the combination of flavours between chocolate and the We Are Tea Earl Grey tea; the tea adds a lovely warm and sweet note which goes perfectly with the bitterness of the raw cacao. Makes about 16-18 small truffles Ingredients for the Earl Grey chocolate truffles: 250g of pitted medjool dates* 1 tablespoon of melted coconut oil...

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Vegan Blueberry, Earl Grey & Choc Chip Ice-Cream Recipe

Vegan Blueberry, Earl Grey & Choc Chip Ice-Cream Recipe

Ice-cream? Tea? We're sold. Christina (@addictedtodates) has created something VERY exciting for us, in the form of ice-cream & tea, our two favourite things. This creamy ice-cream is bursting with earl grey and blueberry and topped with chocolate chips. It's perfect for serving in a waffle cone or topped with a cheeky helping of chocolate sauce. It's dairy free, gluten free & vegan. Serves 5-6 Ingredients for the blueberry, Earl Grey & choc chip ice-cream 1/2 cup loose earl grey tea 2/3 cup boiling water 2 cans chilled coconut milk (using only the thick part from the top of the can) 3 cups frozen blueberries (you could...

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Earl Grey, Fig & Honey Cake Recipe

Earl Grey, Fig & Honey Cake Recipe

This week we have teamed up with Lily Vanilli to bring you the cakes of ALL cakes. Covered in a fragrant and delicious Earl Grey buttercream (the flavour comes from gently infusing cream with tea bags) the slices of fresh figs and a honey mascarpone filling are sandwiched by a light vanilla sponge. Perfect with a cuppa! You will need: Vanilla sponge  2 x 9″ cake tins, lined 330g plain flour, sifted 320g caster sugar 1.5 tbs baking powder Pinch of salt 175g unsalted butter, room temperature 3 eggs 190ml whole milk 1.5 tsp good vanilla extract Earl Grey buttercream 100g unsalted butter, softened 300g...

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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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