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

Dreamer in Ontario August 14, 2009

a terrific soothing light tea, i had mine with engrossed's recipe #306758. yum

MarraMamba July 25, 2009

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

Sharon123 January 13, 2009

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