HIBISCUS TEA

HIBISCUS TEA

 

hibiscus tea
 

About this recipe

Hibiscus tea also called as sore tea, because of tart taste
 
This Tea  is a herbal tea with lots of health benefits . This can be prepared with
 
 dried flower or with fresh flowers and can be served hot or iced cold.
 
How to prepare hibiscus tea?
 
Ingredients:
  • Hibiscus flower 4 numbers
  • Mint leaves 6 numbers
  • Liquorice  powder (Athimathuram) 1/4 teaspoon
  • Dried ginger powder (cukku) 1/4 teaspoon
  • Cardamom powder 1/4 teaspoon
  • Honey 1  teaspoon

 
Prepare
 
  • Take 1 1/2 cup water and boiled it, then add the flowers, mint leaves, liquorice
      powder, dried ginger powder, cardamom powder, boiled for few minutes it.    strings come from 1 cup,  switch off the flame and cover it using a lid.
 
      Keep it cool and filter then add honey.
 
   tea is ready. You may also like tea recipe
Healthy drink butter milk
 
We are using liquorice,  it helps
 
Liquorice
 
Sore throat or throat irritation can be easily relived.
 
 
What are Benefits of Hibiscus Tea?

Packed with Antioxidants
May help lower blood pressure
May lower blood fat level
May boost liver heath
May promote hair growth
May protect the heart from disease
Could help fight viral and bacterial infections

Can you drink this tea in pregnancy?  

pregnant and breast feeding women should also avoid this tea as it affects  the estrogen level of the body.

How often should you drink this tea?

Like any other herbal teas, you shouldn’t take  this tea in excess too 1-2 cups of tea per day are good enough.

Is hibiscus tea Side effects?


Although hibiscus tea has many health benefits, it is known to have some side effects. A high dosage of this tea can cause damage to your liver.It is advisable that people with high blood pressure and high sugar level should regularly check their blood pressure and sugar level, it consuming hibiscus tea  as it may decrease blood sugar and blood pressure level.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.