Strawberry Jalepeno Spice Tea

Strawberry Jalepeno Spice Tea - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
Tea, a simple everyday word that one thinks of at the crack of dawn, its use and possibilities of experimentation though are endless. So when I was gifted a pack of some Darjeeling Berry Blast Tea, I decided to do something a little off the beaten path and thus was born this tantalizing sweet and spicy beverage made of thisTea poured over juicy strawberries and a hot shot of spicy jalapeno pepper slices.
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Prep Time1 hour 10 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Total Time1 hour 20 minutes
Served As: Beverages
Recipe Cuisine Type: Beverages
Recipe Taste: Salty, Sour, Spicy, Sweet, Tangy
Servings 2

Ingredients
 

  • 1 leaves Darjeeling Tea Leaves - 1+1/4 Teaspoons darjeeling tea
  • 1/4 cup Strawberries
  • 1 large Pepper jalepeno
  • 2 tbsp Sugar or honey or honey
  • 4 lime Lime Slices - 4 To 5
  • 2 cup Water
  • to sprigs Rosemary or mint mint or garnish
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Instructions
 

  • Roughly chop the strawberries and jalapeno peppers and put them into a large glass jar or pitcher.
    Strawberry Jalepeno Spice Tea - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Now in a large saucepan heat 2 cups of water along with the sugar and bring it to a rolling boil.
    Strawberry Jalepeno Spice Tea - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Switch off the flame and add in the tea leaves. Cover and allow to steep for not more than 5 mins.
    Strawberry Jalepeno Spice Tea - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Now strain off the tea leaves and pour the tea into the pitcher containing the chopped strawberries and jalapenos, add in a few lime slices and allow to come to room temperature.
    Strawberry Jalepeno Spice Tea - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Once cool, refrigerate the tea for one to two hours.
  • Once nice and cold, pour this tea into beautiful serving glasses that have been lined with a few ice cubes.
  • Garnish with a few sliced strawberries and some mint or rosemary sprigs.
    Strawberry Jalepeno Spice Tea - Plattershare - Recipes, food stories and food lovers
  • Cheers!

Recipe Notes

Do not allow the tea leaves to steep in the hot water for more than 5 minutes as the tea will then taste bitter.
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