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Mint Tea

Mint Tea
Recipe type: Mint, Drink
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Serves: 2
 
Ingredients
  • 2 cups filtered water
  • About 15 fresh mint leaves
  • (Optional) Sugar or honey, to taste (start with about 1 tsp per cup and add more as desired)
  • (Optional) Ice
  • (Optional) 2 lemon wheels, or lemon juice to taste
Instructions
  1. Bring the water to a rolling boil.
  2. Remove from heat and add the mint leaves.
  3. Steep for three to five minutes, depending on desired strength.
  4. Add sweetener as desired.
  5. (Optional) Pour over ice.
  6. (Optional) Garnish with lemon wheels or add lemon juice to taste.
  7. Serve hot in mugs or iced in tall glasses.

 

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