Let’s face it– matcha has a ton of health benefits. Best known as a powerhouse beverage– it is stocked with vitamins, amino acids, and antioxidants. Drinking it improves mental clarity, removes toxins, boosts metabolism, and delivers focused energy. But did you know this green super powder can also support your skin in fighting aging, acne, […]
Featuring Herb & Flower Infused Ice Cubes This summer, take a second to smell the flowers—both in your garden and in your drink! At The Spice & Tea Exchange® we love our teas, herbs, and sugars for drinking, seasoning, and flavoring. Our newest obsession is to use our products in infused ice cubes. […]
Here at The Spice & Tea Exchange®, we are serious about our yerba mate! That’s why we are introducing a fabulous new product, a gourd and bombilla set for sipping one of our invigorating blends of yerba mate. Yerba mate is a species of Holly plant that looks similar to an evergreen tree […]
Summer Fun with The Spice & Tea Exchange®! Looking for a fun activity to keep busy this summer? Try tie-dyeing with our spices and teas! Using the natural colors in teas and spices is a great alternative to other chemical dyes. Dyeing shirts, sheets, or other cotton products naturally, is a fun and effective […]
Fire Up the Grill & Let Dad Chill! A Father’s Day Salt Platter Cookout Fit for a King Father’s Day is a great time to take some heat off Dad and treat him to a perfectly curated cookout! Firing up the grill and cooking up a feast for Dad has never been […]
Versatile Grinder Blends, Essential for Any and All Spice Collections A great project to add to your spring-cleaning routine this year is cleaning out and organizing your spice cabinet! Freshening up your spice cabinet will allow you to explore new flavors and recipes to jazz-up all your meals this season. There are two easy […]
Mason Jar Salad Lunches that are Eco-Friendly and Delicious! Spring is here and it’s time to start a healthy routine after hibernating all winter. A fantastic and sustainable way to implement a healthy change into your weekly regimen is by packing your own lunch! National Pack Your Lunch Day is March 10th, a great […]
Dessert is a highlight of holiday celebrations for many people – including us! If you want to serve an impressive dessert after a holiday dinner or bring one to a friend or family member’s celebration, we’ve got a few of our favorite show-stopping yet refreshingly simple dessert recipes below. 1. Buche de Noel Cake […]
The holidays will be here before we know it, which means it’s time to get ready to fill those Christmas stockings with loads of holiday cheer for your loved ones. The problem is that so many of us have a hard time coming up with great gift ideas for tea lovers and foodies. So, The Spice & Tea Exchange team thought it would be fun to put together a few ideas for themed stocking stuffers you’ll love to give – and that will make your holiday shopping easier.
Below are various foodie and tea lover gifts organized by personality and interests. From nature lovers to bookworms, you’re sure to find fun stocking stuffers for coworkers, family members and friends who love to cook, grill and/or drink tea here. Here are our top picks: Read more about Stocking Stuffers for the Family …
Half of the battle when grilling is getting the seasoning right. To ensure you’re well-equipped with seasoning know-how to create amazing grilled dishes this summer, we’ve listed the 8 best general spices and seasonings below. Beyond these general seasonings, we’ve also included our top 6 seasoning blends for grilling. Whether you’re a novice griller or […]
Mother’s Day 2019 is right around the corner on May 12. If you’re looking for the perfect gift for Mother’s Day for your mom, grandmother, mother-in-law, sister or friend, check out the wonderful options in our Mother’s Day gift guide below. 1.Teapot Wind Chime We’re head over heels for this unique and beautiful teapot and […]
Why wait all year to fill the house with the smell of delicious cookies and baked goods when you can make these easy recipes with the whole family now? Our Bake with Love week is all about getting in the kitchen with your kids and making delicious memories. Kids of all ages will enjoy […]
Nothing is quite as rewarding as that elated smile on your child’s face when they accomplish something they didn’t think they could do, and so much more so when it comes along with a delicious meal for the whole family! Get your kids in the kitchen and help them learn a new confidence-boosting skill with […]
You learned how to make Spice and Tea inspired cocktails in our last post, 4 Must Try Cocktails This Summer; now you get to go to the next level of bartending with our guide from Mixologist Meaghan Leonard on Simple Syrups. If you aren’t familiar with simple syrups, they are the yummy syrupy goodness that […]
Due to concerns in the news about the effects of artificial coloring and dyes, many large companies are moving away from using these types of dyes. (Learn more from Forbes, U.S News, and Special Education Degrees). However, while it is becoming increasingly easier to buy food using exclusively natural dyes, solutions are still needed for many common traditions such as dying eggs.
Luckily, dying eggs doesn’t have to be limited to the restraints of artificial colors. Many natural alternatives for dying eggs can be found either right in your pantry or at your local The Spice & Tea Exchange®!