Robin Frey

Rooibos Tea Latte Recipe With Almond Milk

Almond milk tea lattes are a popular go-to at the coffee shop, but if you'd like to learn how to make your own, you've found the perfect recipe!


What We Love about this Almond Milk Latte

Our chef created recipe is made from rooibos tea and is infused with rhodiola rosea root powder for reducing stress, combating fatigue, increasing mental performance and improving brain function.

Chef Ari chose rooibos tea for this unique latte recipe. Rooibos (pronounced ROY-boss) tea is a red herbal tea that comes from the fermented leaves of the Aspalathus linearis shrub, a plant native to South Africa. Here is what he had to say about the flavor pairings:

“Rhodiola root powder is very bitter and works great with any plant based milk, mellowing out the bitterness and bringing out the natural nutty flavors.
I sweetened with honey for its floral notes, but can be substituted with agave."


How to Make the Almond Milk for this Recipe

You can totally use store bought almond milk, but to really do this recipe justice, you will want to make your own. It's easy enough, just follow our Classic Almond Milk Recipe. Another great option is to use a premium almond milk base, which you can find on our marketplace.

What you will need:

  • water (filtered)
  • almonds (raw and soaked for 24 hours)
  • dates (pitted and soaked for a few hours)
  • vanilla extract

What you will need to do:

  1. Drain the water from the almonds and dates, rinse and drain again.
  2. Blend almonds and dates with the 10.65 ounces of water.
  3. Add the slurry to the press bag, filling no more than one-third full, then press.
  4. Whisk the vanilla into the milk.

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Rate and Comment




This was absolutely delicious and I love that it's dairy free. Perfect start to my morning!

Mar 8, 2023

Thanks for this recipe! Made it this afternoon and it was warming and a great pick me up!

Feb 20, 2023