RECIPE: Rice Noodle Salad with Lemongrass, Mint, Cilantro…& Tea!

Today is National Iced Tea Day. Approximately 85% of the tea consumed in the U.S. is iced, and iced tea is now the most consumed beverage at lunch time (source: Tea Association of America). Tea is also used as a recipe ingredient, in dishes from Smoked Tea Duck to baked goods, soba noodles, smoothies and…
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TIP OF THE DAY: B.Y.O.I.T. (Brew Your Own Iced Tea)

It’s iced tea season; brew a batch. Photo courtesy TeaForte.com.   As the weather grows warmer, our thoughts turn to iced tea. Even though fine brewed tea continues to grow in popularity—and tea is the second most-consumed beverage in the world, after water—about 80% of the tea sold in the U.S. is bottled tea, generally…
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