Bakes & Treats — party food

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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Chocolate & Mint Avocado Ice Lollies

Chocolate & Mint Avocado Ice Lollies

Elisa (@happyskinkitchen) has worked her magic once more on these ice lollies that will induce serious dessert envy. Read on to see the full recipe.. These are one of my favourite summer treats. I just love making my own ice lollies, they are so easy to make, much healthier than the shop bought ones and you can really experiment with different flavour combinations. I love the contrast of the freshness of the mint with the richness of the cacao. For the mint layer I have used avocado and coconut milk which creates the creamiest consistency. They are totally delicious as...

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Orange & Rooibos Popsicles

Orange & Rooibos Popsicles

These refreshing ice lollies by Christina from @addictedtodates are really simple to make and a super healthy treat. They don't contain any added sugar as the oranges are naturally sweet. They are gluten free, nut free, dairy free, egg free, refined sugar free & vegan friendly!  Ingredients for the ice lollies: 1 dessert spoon We Are Tea loose leaf Rooibos tea 200ml hot water 3 oranges Some mandarins, oranges and fresh mint leaves for presentation Makes 6 ice lollies How to make the ice lollies: Place the rooibos tea into a tea strainer. Bring the kettle up to almost boiling.  Add the hot water...

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Vegan Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

Vegan Chocolate Fudge Cake Recipe

This week we have collaborated with Charley's Health to bring you peppermint chocolate fudge muffins, a twist on the classic chocolate fudge cake. We love chocolate and we love peppermint so these two together are a match made in heaven. This chocolate fudge cake only takes 10 minutes to make, great news! Makes 6 delish muffins Ingredients 1/2 cup pitted dates 2 tbsp cashew butter 1 tbsp coconut oil 3 tbsp cacao powder 1/2 cup freshly brewed We Are Tea peppermint leaf tea Pinch of salt 3/4 tsp baking powder 6 squares Dark Chocolate 1/2 cup gluten free flour (I used...

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