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Chef Kate's Note:
An aromatic digestive popular thoughout Portugal, many swear that drunk at bedtime, it lulls one to sleep.
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- 1Bring the water and the lemon zest to a simmer in a small, heavy suacepan set over moderately low heat.
- 2Once 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).
- 3Sweeten, if you like, with honey or sugar, strain, and serve steaming hot.
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Nutritional Facts for Lemon Tea (Cha De Limao)
Serving Size: 1 (181 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 4
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 12.1
- Calories from Fat 0
- Total Fat 0.0 g
- Saturated Fat 0.0 g
- Cholesterol 0.0 mg
- Sodium 0.7 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 3.1 g
- Dietary Fiber 0.0 g
- Sugars 3.1 g
- Protein 0.0 g
The following items or measurements are not included:
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