Chrysanthemum Tea w/Honey and Lemon

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By
@Celestina9000

I was able to purchase organic dried chrysanthemum at our local natural food store in bulk spice/herb section and in the exact quantity needed. Can be prepared hot or iced. From EatingWell.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4?
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1/4 c
dried chrysanthemum
3
lemon slices
4 c
boiling water
honey, to taste

Step-By-Step

1Place dried chrysanthemums and *lemon slices in a glass or ceramic pot. Add boiling water. Cover with a lid and let steep for 5 minutes. Stir in honey. Refrigerate until cold, about 3 1/2 hours. Directions state that it is not necessary to strain the tea-but I did.
2*If preparing iced, strain the brewed tea into a pitcher, allow to cool, add the lemon slices then refrigerate.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Drinks
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: Chinese