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Gluten-Free Moringa Tea Powder Almond Pinwheel Cookies

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Need a new unique and yummy gluten-free cookie recipe? These tasty tea pinwheels are made with the quintessential matcha alternative, moringa powder! Not only is moringa full of antioxidants and a full plant protein, it also gives the cookies a super fun green swirl! Plus several gluten-free flour alternatives.
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Need a new unique and yummy gluten-free cookie recipe? These tasty tea pinwheels are made with the quintessential matcha alternative, moringa powder! Not only is moringa full of antioxidants and a full plant protein, it also gives the cookies a super fun green swirl! Plus several gluten-free flour alternatives.
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Love sipping your tea with honey? Here’s a honeyed jasmine tea cake that goes perfectly! This cake may be simple but is a delicious treat. And don't worry if you are on a diet or don’t like jasmine, check out our delicious vegan and paleo baking options and other recommended teas to bake with.
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Love sipping your tea with honey? Here’s a honeyed jasmine tea cake that goes perfectly! This cake may be simple but is a delicious treat. And don't worry if you are on a diet or don’t like jasmine, check out our delicious vegan and paleo baking options and other recommended teas to bake with.
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Chai Yerba Mate by @Chai_Struck - MA Recipes

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Learn how to brew chai with this innovative chai recipe. Tanisha Rajput from @Chai_Struck teaches the traditional technique to make a modern, Argentinian take on the classic: how to make a yerba mate chai, with brewing tips and a bit of chai's history too! The queen of all things chai will inspire you with her wisdom.
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Learn how to brew chai with this innovative chai recipe. Tanisha Rajput from @Chai_Struck teaches the traditional technique to make a modern, Argentinian take on the classic: how to make a yerba mate chai, with brewing tips and a bit of chai's history too! The queen of all things chai will inspire you with her wisdom.
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Moringa Powder Sauce Recipe for Fish and Meat - MA Recipes

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How to make this rich and easy superfood sauce from moringa leaf powder, packed with antioxidants and perfect for a savory dish. This sauce recipe was created by Chef Jon Cholakian from @GastronomybyJon, with a bonus monkfish recipe to pair with this earthy, spinachy sauce. Also a unique accompaniment for roast lamb!
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How to make this rich and easy superfood sauce from moringa leaf powder, packed with antioxidants and perfect for a savory dish. This sauce recipe was created by Chef Jon Cholakian from @GastronomybyJon, with a bonus monkfish recipe to pair with this earthy, spinachy sauce. Also a unique accompaniment for roast lamb!
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The Stories of Hanukkah: 3 Treats & Teas for the Festival of Lights

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Explore the miracle of Hanukkah and how it is practiced today with 3 traditional Jewish foods. Latkes, kugel and sufganiyot: learn their histories, how to make them, and recommended tea pairings. Plus, understand the meaning of tea in Jewish life and a brief history of flaming tea.

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Explore the miracle of Hanukkah and how it is practiced today with 3 traditional Jewish foods. Latkes, kugel and sufganiyot: learn their histories, how to make them, and recommended tea pairings. Plus, understand the meaning of tea in Jewish life and a brief history of flaming tea.

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