Butterfly Pea Flower Milk Tea Swensens
Watching the water changes color to blue purple or pinkish is visually relaxing. The tea s sedative quality relaxes your muscles perfect to drink before bed.
Comes from a plant called c litoria ternatea that s native to southeast asia.
Butterfly pea flower milk tea swensens. Choose from swensen s wide range of cake designs using the links found at the top menu bar of this page to browse the many interesting and exciting selections. Butterfly pea flower scientifically known as the clitoria ternatea plant grows primarily in southeast asia. Dried butterfly pea flowers in a cup and add the boiling water.
Remove green stems from pea flowers and grind to a powder. You can scale this recipe up just don t go overboard with the flowers since they really impart a deep blue color. How to make butterfly pea milk.
Making a perfect butterfly pea flower tea. Spoilt for choice with over 20 premium ice cream. The flowers are deep blue in color with a tinge of purple that colors and flavors the water.
It s a popular beverage in malaysia thailand and vietnam. Make butterfly pea tea by placing a handful of fresh or. The butterfly pea flower benefits are still unclear but the asian medical traditions regard this flower as a stress reliever.
I like to use a tea press. Use the back of a spoon to press the flowers against the bottom of the cup to extract the color. Butterfly pea flower tea.
Butterfly pea flower tea is an herbal drink made from dried butterfly pea flowers steeped in water. Roughly a teaspoon of flowers. Butterfly pea flower milk tea lower sugar ice cream range.
That s why we sometimes refer to this infusion as blue tea. Strawberry chocoholic and vanilla chocoholic. All you ll need is some butterfly pea flower tea leaves and your milk of choice.
Nutty hazel with kit kat. To start you ll need to boil water. Add loose tea leaves to a tea ball or teapot with an infuser basket like this one.
Soak for a few minutes. 2 cups unsweetened almond milk 2 teaspoons ground butterfly pea flowers 1 tablespoon coconut sugar sub maple syrup honey or your preferred sweetener 1 4 teaspoon ground cinnamon pinch nutmeg 1 2 teaspoon vanilla extract. Dark chocolate truffle infused with truffle oil sticky.
You need about 4 5 flowers per 250 ml of tea. Swensen s special consists of 3 ice cream flavors. You ll also want a sweetener like honey unless you really love earthy flavors like those of plain matcha or a handful of potting soil.
Of course most tea recipes begin this way. 1 it s characterized by its vibrant blue leaves and purple color in your cup.