• BTSArmyKitchen

Her: Basil Lemongrass Tea

yields: 6

Ingredients:

  • 3 large lemongrass stalks, coarsely chopped

  • 1 cup chopped basil leaves and stems

  • 1/2 cup chopped mint leaves

  • 1/3 cup tarragon leaves

  • 4 whole berries, lightly crushed, such as raspberries or strawberries

  • 2 quarts boiling water

  • 3 tablespoons agave syrup or 2 tablespoons light honey

  • Lime wheels, for serving


Place the lemongrass, basil, mint, tarragon and berries in a large, heatproof bowl. Add the boiling water, cover and let stand for 1 1/2 hours. Strain the tisane into a pitcher and stir in the agave syrup. Pour into 6 ice-filled rocks glasses, garnish with the lime wheels and serve.

19 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Servings: 2 glasses Ingredients: -2oz whiskey or bourbon -2oz peach schnapps -energy drink Directions: Shake whiskey and peach schnapps with ice until well chilled. Strain evenly between 2 short cockt

Preparation prep time: 5 minutes makes 1 Ingredients -2 shots espresso -1 1/2oz grand marnier -3oz tonic water or cold water -1 basil leaf -ice Directions: Fill a 10-12oz serving glass, with ice. Add