Basil tea in a cup and basil leaves on a wooden counter
Print Recipe
0 from 0 votes

Basil Tea Recipe

A simple herbal tea recipe which is refreshing and good for you!
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Tea
Cuisine: Asian
Keyword: Basil Tea
Appliance: Saucepan, Tea Strainer
Servings: 2 cups
Author: Raksha Hegde

Instructions

  • In a saucepan, add 1/2 cup of basil leaves to 2 cups of water and bring it to a boil.
  • Lower the heat and allow the water to simmer for 3-4 minutes.
  • Add 1-2 black tea bags to the water; return the water to a boil.
  • Remove from heat and strain out the basil leaves. Serve with a natural sweetener, if desired.
    Basil tea in a cup and basil leaves on a wooden counter