Black Tea and Cardamom Cookies

Warming cardamom and mixed spice pair beautifully with our new PerfectMorning black tea in this cookie recipe that is sure to become a weekend staple over the autumn and winter months. Plus, the brewing temperature for the tea will always be spot on, thanks to the automatic tea programme available on our coffee machines


  • 450g plain flour
  • 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • ½ tsp baking powder
  • ½ tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp Miele PerfectMorning tea
  • 300g caster sugar
  • 1 tbsp mixed spice
  • 1 tsp ground cardamom
  • ½ tsp ground black pepper
  • 250g unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 egg


  1. Using a large bowl, combine the butter, sugar and spices, then beat with an electric whisk for 2 – 3 minutes, or until light and fluffy. Add the egg and beat until it’s fully incorporated.
  2. Combine all the dry ingredients including the Miele PerfectMorning tea and gently fold into the bowl, until evenly incorporated.
  3. Preheat a Miele oven on the Fan Plus setting at 170°C. Scoop tablespoons of the mixture and roll into balls. Place onto a baking tray, allowing some space in between each ball.
  4. Bake for 17 minutes, remove from the oven and allow to cool before serving.

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