Cinnamon Anise Tea

Annacia *

By
@Annacia

Tea is very popular in the Middle East. This is one that I've been making for a long time and not only does it taste great it has a mild soothing quality. It's certainly nothing medicinal but a few peaceful mins in a day can't be a bad thing. The cooking time is for steeping.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
2
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

3 c
water
2 tsp
anise seeds
3
inches cinnamon stick
1/2 tsp
sugar
1 1/2 Tbsp
lemon juice
2 Tbsp
honey
2
black tea bags

Step-By-Step

1In a small saucepan, combine all ingredients, except tea bags, and bring to a boil.
2Allow to simmer for three minutes.
Strain.
3Pour liquid into serving cups with one tea bag each and allow to steep for three minutes or to desired strength.
4Serve hot.

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