How to Dye Easter eggs with tea - Allegro Coffee

How to Dye Easter eggs with tea

Posted In: All Posts

AllegroTea_EasterEggs

Dye Easter eggs with tea:

Our Easter egg hunts might look a little different this year, but that’s no reason to skip the fun tradition. Have you tried to dye Easter eggs with tea? We love the natural look and you most likely have the simple ingredients needed. It’s a great activity to get the kids involved, and it’s fun to see several of the eggs turn out much different than the color of the tea. Try making a guessing game out of it, everyone can write down what color their eggs will turn out… we think you’ll be surprised! (hint hint: use hibiscus tea!)

 

Ingredients/Products Needed:

Directions:

1) Brew a different tea for each bowl/mason jar. Use two tea bags per cup so it’s potent. Steep for about 30 min.

Tea brewing for a natural easter eggs dye.

2) Once the tea has cooled down, add a Tablespoon of vinegar and a pinch of salt.

3)  Add hard boiled eggs to the tea jars. Allow to sit for several hours (you can leave them overnight in the fridge if you want more saturated color).

Person dying Easter eggs with tea.

4) Remove eggs from tea to reveal their color!

 

We love how these natural dyed eggs look on the table and in Easter baskets. Plus, you don’t have to worry about dyed counter tops that are impossible to clean! The tea cleans up super easy and won’t dye hands either. Have you tried to dye Easter eggs with tea? Tag us @allegrocoffee on Instagram and let us know how it turned out! We hope this easy project is a fun way to keep your normal traditions going without having to leave the house.


More Articles

The Four Minute Breakfast: Coffee and Toast Will...

  It’s hard to believe December is here and holidays are right around the corner. It feels like we blinked and fall is over. Whether you're sad to see those brisk fall mornings go or excited to have a full house over the holidays, don’t skip your coffee or breakfast...

Learn More

Origin Stories: Organic Mexico La Corona de Chiapas

Allegro Coffee has been purchasing from the GRAPOS (Grupos de Asesores de Producción Orgánica y Sustentable S.C) cooperative since 2017. GRAPOS is a cooperative of 2,830 members in the southern state of Chiapas, Mexico. GRAPOS started in 2007 with 90 producers and has grown steadily over the years. Their focus...

Learn More

Organic Coffee: Behind the Certification

Organic Coffee In 1986, Allegro Coffee became one of the first roasteries to offer Certified Organic coffee. Now, 60-70% of the coffee we roast is organic. With each new year, we source more organic coffee, deepening our support of producers who share our commitment to protect our planet while creating...

Learn More

Love coffee & tea?

Love FREE SHIPPING?

 

Sign up for our newsletter and get

free standard shipping* on your first online purchase plus exclusive discounts.

*A code for free shipping will be emailed to you.

You have Successfully Subscribed!