Lemongrass Tea (Citronnelle)

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 5 mins

From “The Africa Cookbook Tastes of a Continent” by Jessica B. Harris. Cote D’Ivoire. Used as a digestive tea or to treat stomachaches and fevers.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place lemongrass in a small 2-cup teapot.
  2. Pour boiling water over lemongrass and allow to steep for 5 minutes.
  3. Serve hot as an after-dinner tisane with sugar to taste.
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A very nice tea. I love the lemony flavour. Made for 123 Hits Tag

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A very nice lemony tea that I much enjoyed! Thanks! Made for the I Recommend Game.