Perfect Cup of Greek Tea

READY IN: 6mins
Recipe by Dreamer in Ontario

From Modern Greek. Faskomilo is sage which grows abundantly in Greece and is collected at the end of summer. This tea is widely drunk as a soothing medicinal tea to cure colds, sore throats, inflamed gums and upset stomachs.

Top Review by Baby Kato

I made this delicious tea using the fresh sage option. So good, quick and really easy to make. I picked sage from my garden and used Orange Blossom Honey for a tea to be remembered. It was very relaxing. Thanks for sharing. I'll be making this one again. Made for ZWT9.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 tablespoons sage (faskomilo) or 2 tablespoons dried chamomile
  • 2 glasses water
  • 2 teaspoons greek honey (or to taste)


  1. Place sage and water in a small saucepan.
  2. heat over low heat until mixture begins to boil.
  3. Using a strainer, pour the tea into 2 glasses, add honey to each and stir well.
  4. Enjoy with a Greek biscuit!

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