• Cafe D'Amore Tahitian Vanilla Mix

    Homemade tea has never been so tantalizing as this remarkable DIY recipe for Cafe D'amore Tahitian Vanilla Tea Mix. The exotic blend of chinese star Anise, orange flowers, clove and vanilla will soothe the senses

    Cafe D'Amore Tahitian Vanilla Tea Mix

    1 gallon water
    8 Chinese star anise, ground
    1 tablespoon orange flowers
    1 tablespoon powdered vanilla
    1 pinch of clove powder
    1 pinch chopped cinnamon
    3/4 quart long cut China black tea leaves
    1 to 2 cups sugar
    1 quart half & half
    red food coloring
    crushed ice

    Boil water. Add star anise, orange flowers, vanilla, clove, cinnamon, and tea leaves to boiling water. Continue boiling for 3 to 5 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from heat. Cover and allow to steep until luke warm. Strain, and add sugar to taste. Serve in a clear glass over plenty of crushed ice. Top with half & half.

    Traditional Variation: Substitute coconut milk for half & half.

    Decaffeinated Variation: Substitute decaffeinated tea leaves.

    Low-fat Variation: Substitute evaporated milk or rice milk for half & half.

    Natural Variation: Substitute unrefined cane sugar for refined sugar and beet powder for food coloring.



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