Refreshing Teasia Honeybush Tea Popsicles Recipe (With or Without Fruit)

photo-1499638472904-ea5c6178a300Summer is right around the corner and those sunny days are here to stay (for a while, at least). We are sharing one of our favorite recipes because who doesn’t love popsicles? This recipe is great for the kids and its also caffeine free.

Prep: 20 mins | Cook: 4 hrs | Total: 4 hrs 20 mins

Makes: 10-12 popsicles

Popsicles without Fruit

Ingredients:
3 kcups of Honeybush tea
1 teaspoon of honey per cup (agave nectar works well here for fellow Vegans)
Sweetener for taste

Method:
1. Brew the tea as usual
2. Pour into a cup and add sweetener to taste while it is still hot
3. Set aside until completely cooled
4. Pour the sweetened tea into popsicle molds
5. Freeze for a few hours or overnight until completely frozen.

Popsicles with Fruit

Ingredients:

3 kcups of Honeybush tea
1 teaspoon of honey per cup (agave nectar)
Sweetener for taste
Few chunks of fruit of your choice. We recommend apricots!

Method:

  1. Brew kcups per instructions on the box.
  2. Pour into a cup and add sweetener to taste while it is still hot.
  3. Let it sit till it cools down.
  4. While the tea cools down, cut fruit into small chunks or slices.
  5. Pour sweetened tea into popsicle molds.
  6. Add the chunks/slices of fruit into the molds.
  7. Freeze overnight.

If you’re looking for another caffeine free tea, try our Rooibos Lemongrass Tea.

PRO TIP: Try adding additional fruits to make a mixed fruit popsicle everyone will enjoy. If you have any recipes you’d like to share with us, write it in the comments below.

 

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Teasia Iced Peach Green Tea Recipe #1 of 8

During these hot summer months we know we are always trying to look for ways to cool off. What better way than to brew up some iced tea and add some fruit to it!

Today we are introducing our 8 days of iced tea recipes using all of our 8 delicious flavors from our Formosa Series and our Floral Series.

One of my favorite fruits are peaches. Especially during the summertime, there is nothing better than a sweet, juicy peach. Except of course, a sweet glass of iced peach green tea. To take the edge off of the heat, this drink is perfect to pair with a summertime BBQ or a lay out by the pool.

Teasia Peach Green Tea Recipe

WHAT  YOU’LL NEED:

5 Teasia Green Tea K-cups
2 large peaches
½ cup of water
½ cup of honey or agave nectar (if you want this recipe to be vegan-friendly).

DIRECTIONS:

First off combine water and honey in a saucepan and heat on the stovetop, stirring constantly. Once the honey has dissolved set aside to cool. This will be your simple syrup.

Brew the Teasia Green Tea K Cups as directed and add into a heat safe pitcher and set aside to cool.

Puree peaches and mix with 1 cup of water. Strain the puree to eliminate any extra pulp.

Combine peach puree,  tea, simple syrup and add a cup of water.

Garnish with peach slices.

ENJOY!

Tomorrow, we will be featuring our NEXT iced tea recipe in our Summer Iced Tea Recipe Series. Don’t miss out and share these delicious, healthy and refreshing recipes. They’re so easy and so delicious.

Let us know if you plan on serving this iced peach green tea featuring Teasia Green Tea Kcups at your next summer BBQ! Leave us a comment with your favorite green tea recipes below.