Adrak

A spice infusion. Get creative with spices, fruits, roots, and more to make a tisane (because there are actually no tea leaves in here!) of your own creation. 

makes a single serving of tea (1.5 cups) 

ingredients

1 ½ cups water

3 slices of ginger

2 slices of lemon 

3 cardamom pods

½ tsp mace, whole or roughly chopped 

 

instructions

  1. Bring water to a boil. 
     
  2. In the meantime, place the ginger, lemon juice from lemons, cardamom and mace into a mug.
     
  3. Pour the boiling water over and let steep for 3-4 minutes. Enjoy. 

ideas / variations

  • No mace? Try cinnamon or a bit of nutmeg. 
  • Put the ginger, cardamom & mace in a teabag rather than loose in the cup. 
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