Lemon Tea (Cha De Limao)

Total Time
30mins
Prep
10 mins
Cook
20 mins

An aromatic digestive popular thoughout Portugal, many swear that drunk at bedtime, it lulls one to sleep.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Bring the water and the lemon zest to a simmer in a small, heavy suacepan set over moderately low heat.
  2. Once simmering, turn the heat as low as possible, cover, and let the mixture steep for twenty minutes (do NOT allow the mixture to boil or it will become bitter).
  3. Sweeten, if you like, with honey or sugar, strain, and serve steaming hot.