Morrocan Mint Tea

Course : Beverages
Serves: 1
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1/4 Cup fresh Mint -- finely diced (within reason the more you chop, the less mint you need)
2 pieces tea bags Chinese Green Tea
2 Tablespoons sugar

Preparation / Directions:

Combine the above with 12 ounces boiling water. Let steep 'til comfortable drinking temperature. The Morrocans say that tea should be so hot that it burns your tongue and so sweet that it rots your teeth. In reality, it is sweet as soda pop. Pour over teaspoon into two juice glasses. Morrocans always serve tea in glass, never porcelain! No, they are not being obssessive/compulsive. Tea tastes completely different in glass. After attempting to make Morrocan Mint Tea for over 10 years, I discovered difference is the variety of Mint you use. Any fresh Mint will make a delightful tea, but the flavor will not be quite the sam


Nutritional Information:

107 Calories (kcal); trace Total Fat; (1% calories from fat); 1g Protein; 27g Carbohydrate; 0mg Cholesterol; 7mg Sodium

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