Jasmine Green Iced Tea with Preserved Cherry Blossom Essence
Recipe type: Beverage
Serves: 2
  • 2 c. hot water
  • 2 Numi Jasmine Green tea bags
  • 1 tbsp. honey, or to taste
  • 4 preserved cherry blossoms ((you can find these at a Japanese grocery store or on Amazon)
  1. Brew 2 cups of Numi Jasmine Green tea.
  2. Sweeten with one tbsp of honey.
  3. Steep 4 preserved cherry blossoms in hot water, then add one tbsp of the liquid to the green tea. Refrigerate to chill.
  4. Use the remaining cherry blossom liquid to make ice cubes, placing one blossom in each compartment.
  5. Serve chilled tea over cherry blossom ice cubes (makes 2 servings).
Add more or less honey to suit your taste.
Recipe by Numi Tea Blog at https://blog.numitea.com/iced-jasmine-tea-with-cherry-blossoms/