Recipe: Flowers tea

Herbal and spiced teas
May 23, 2009

It's blooming time, and I start to harvest some flowers to dry and store them for winter herbal teas.

Flowers tea

These are clover flowers, roses and bitter orange flowers.
When they will bloom, I will add also marigold, wood sorrel, cinnamon basil flowers and flowers from other aromatic herbs.

Now, with the fresh flowers and some other ingredients fresh or dryed, I prepared a delicious and refreshing herbal tea.

Flowers tea

2 flowers of yellow clover
2 flowers of bitter (or sweet) orange
1 rose
4 leaves of lemon verbena
1 piece of carob
1 piece of orange zest
1 piece of ginger

Put all ingredients in a teapot and pour in the boiling water.
Cover and steep until the flavour is... perfect!

Seeds Herbal TeaA similar recipe:

Seeds Herbal Tea

This goes The Daily Tiffin who's hosting this month edition of
Grow Your Own.

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Author: Andrea (URL)

Oh how beautiful! I haven t tried drying our roses for tea, but must start doing that. Thanks for sharing your tea with Grow Your Own, and thanks for hosting this next round!

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