All posts tagged: tea

Chamomile cake

delicious harmony Chamomile cake Ingredients: 1 1/3 cup (200g) flour, sifted 1 cup (220g) caster sugar 1/3 cup (80g) butter, softened 1/2 cup (125ml) chamomile tea (with a teaspoon of honey and juice of 1/2 lemon) 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tbsp baking powder a pinch of salt 1 -2 teaspoon poppy seeds (more or less to taste) lemon zest Method: Preheat the oven to 180C. Beat the eggs and the sugar together in a large bowl, for about 5 minutes. In another bowl, mix the poppy seeds, the flour, salt and baking powder. Add cold chamomile tea, vanilla and lemon zest and flour mixture and mix lightly. Pour into an oiled cake tin. Bake in preheated oven at 180C for about 35 minutes until it is nice and gold. Place cake on a serving tray. When the cake has cooled slightly cut into squares and use a sifter to sprinkle powdered sugar until coated and decorate with dried chamomile flowers (tea). harmony of flavors chamomile, honey and lemon WPC: Harmony (delicious)

Coffee and tea

Would you prefer a cup of coffee or tea? My favorite is the Dilmah Green with Lemongrass & Lemon and the Green Tea with Natural Jasmine petals. Have you ever wanted to host your own afternoon tea party? One of my favorite childhood play was pretending tea party 🙂 Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Things that are Hot