Persian Saffron Tea
Cheer up Your Mood
Saffron tea, categorized as the best drink for health, is a refreshing and mood boosting beverage and a great choice to pamper your guests. This magnificent delicious tea is sure to soothe you especially with a hint of cinnamon, cardamom, lemon, dried rose petals, mint or ginger.
Warm & Glorious Drink for Upcoming Cold Days
Steps to make this especial recipe by the method of Sun’s Secret Kitchen
- STEP 1:
At first, Take 1/4 teaspoon saffron threads in a stone mortar and pestle. Add a pinch of sugar and grind saffron into a powder.
- STEP 2:
Boil water and add white tea. After that, proceed with any of the flavor options below:
Choose Flavor (Optional):
- Add cardamom, cinnamon and rose petals
- Add cinnamon sticks and fresh ginger slices
- Add lemon slices with the skin and the fresh mint leave
- STEP 3:
Turn off the heat and let it all steep for 5 minutes.
- STEP 4:
Add the powdered saffron and steep for an additional 3 to 4 minutes and add honey to taste.
- STEP 4:
Decorate with saffron threads, ginger slices, cinnamon stick, lemon wedges or mint leaves.
Serve Hot & Enjoy it cold or hot for days! …
Cooking Notes & Tips:
Note 1: Don’t steep saffron for a long time. It will become bitter.
Note 2: It is better to use white tea than green tea.
Saffron is one of the most important & special ingredient in this unique & delicious recipe which will dazzle you. So it’s best to use high quality. If your grocery store doesn’t carry it, we suggest to try our international food market in Sun’s Secret Website. You can buy super grade Sun’s Secret saffron here.