Mandarin Orange Peel Tea

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By
@Celestina9000

From the blog Wandering Chopsticks. Note: you can dry your own orange peels very easily by air drying using a wire rack, in a low oven (150º) or in the microwave. Remove as much of the pith as possible before drying. I usually oven-dry the peel then coarsely grind in a spice grinder. This does warrant using a tea strainer when brewing tea.

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Serves:
1 teapot
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1 Tbsp
dried orange peels
1 Tbsp
loose leaf tea (oolong, assam, etc.)

Step-By-Step

1Boil water for a pot of tea.
2Place the loose tea and dried orange peels in a tea strainer and add to the teapot.
3Pour in the boiling water and steep.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Hot Drinks
Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: Chinese
Dietary Needs: Vegan