Bakes & Treats — rooibos

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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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 Rooibos, Vanilla & Orange Ice-cream Recipe

Vegan Rooibos, Vanilla & Orange Ice-cream Recipe

One of our all time favourite recipe developers to collab with is @addictedtodates. This time she's created a vegan ice cream collab to kickstart your summer. What is Rooibos tea I hear you ask? The rooibos plant is endemic to a small part of the western coast of the Western Cape province of South Africa. This woody and nutty South African wonder herb offers a great combination of flavour and vitality. Also known as Red Bush or Rooibosch, it can be enjoyed as an alternative to black tea and is caffeine free! You can drink it as it comes or add...

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Rooibos Cookies

Rooibos Cookies

Rooibos is a South African wonder herb and serves as much more than just a delicious, caffeine free cuppa. We're sharing one of our favourite recipes - these nutty, scrumptious vanilla cookies are easy to whip up, and even easier to scoff down. Apron at the ready! Ingredients (makes 36 cookies): 60g sugar 5 teabags / 2 tbsp Rooibos tea 1 Vanilla pod 300g flour 60g powdered sugar 1/4 tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla essence 2 tsp milk 120g unsalted butter 1.5 tbsp turbinado sugar Directions: Step 1. Heat a small pan over medium heat. Add rooibos leaves and shake pan...

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