Tag: Tea

Lemon Mint Tea

Lemon Mint Tea

Things are getting a bit hectic for me at this moment. I have been getting an enormous stress at work. It seems like there is not enough time in the day to take care of everything. I just want to stop the madness and take…

Roselle Tea

Roselle Tea

Roselle is usually sold in dry form in the market. Therefore, when these fresh lovely maroon fruits caught my eyes during my trip to Singkawang, West Kalimantan, I just cannot resist to bring them home. You can make roselle tea by steeping parts of the plant…

Thyme Lemonade

Thyme Lemonade

I have been obsessed with making my own infused tea using leftover fresh herbs on my pantry. Brewing herbs into tea is a great solution to finish off the herbs easily and quickly. This time, I had leftover thyme and lemon on my pantry after making the previous Lemon and Thyme Yogurt Bundt Cake. Since it has been so hot here over the past few weeks, I thought some Thyme Lemonade would help cool things down a bit. Continue reading Thyme Lemonade

Fresh Mint Tea

Fresh Mint Tea

If you cook on the regular basis, you have probably been faced with purchasing herbs more than needed for one recipe. This time, I happened to have mint sprigs left from making mojitos for an office party. Tossing out the leftover fresh herb did not…

Roselle Lemonade

Roselle Lemonade

Do you now roselle? I remember eating whole candied roselle when I was a child. I initially thought it was a flower, but it is not a fruit neither. It is unexpectedly the calyx, the green (red for roselle) part that encloses the flowers in…

Lemon Black Tea

Lemon Black Tea

It is the beginning of the rainy season in Indonesia. There is nothing that can beat a cup of hot tea to warm body and soul in this chilly weather. I love lemon tea because the rich and earthy black tea is a joyous harmony with the sweet, tangy, and refreshing lemon. Lemon is a versatile citrus fruit and its juice, rind, and peel are used in a wide variety of foods and drinks. Black tea is the most common type of tea sold in the grocery store. The combination of the two offers you a drink that is clearly accessible and healthy.

I know that lemon black tea may sound simple and it is available about everywhere. This time, I am gonna take you to appreciate the benefit of drinking a cup of this humble drink. Continue reading Lemon Black Tea