Mint Tea

Mint Tea

Ingredients

  • 2 cups water (filtered)
  • 15 native mint leaves
  • Lemon wedge (optional)

Method

Step 1

Gather your ingredients and bring the water to the boil.

Step 2

Remove from heat and add mint leaves.

Step 3

Steep for 3 to 5 minutes, depending on desired strength.

Step 4

If you want to sweeten the tea add honey or agave syrup. If serving iced, fill tall glasses with ice and pour the tea over. If serving hot, pour the tea into mugs. Garnish with optional lemon slices and/or lemon juice to taste.

Did you know?

River Mint give this classic mint tea recipe a pungent menthol aroma and flavour (the secret is you have to use fresh leaves).