Watermelon, basil and lime come together over a base of fine white tea and moringa for the ultimate in zingy tea bliss! Watermelon Basil Agua Fresca will have you day dreaming of a Mexican beach resort getaway! Say adiós to the stresses of the day!
Moringa (also known as Jacinto) is a small antioxidant rich plant from India and Nepal that has been used for thousands of years in the East to treat and prevent diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, anemia, arthritis, liver disease, and respiratory, skin, and digestive disorders. It has a green, herbaceous flavor.
Once steeped, Watermelon Basil Agua Fresca has a mild herbal aroma; and at first sip the herbaceous moringa taste is quickly followed by cooling mint and savory basil. After a few sips, you will taste a hint of bitterness from the lime with lots of juicy fresh lime zing, then it finishes with a lingering watermelon taste.
Watermelon Basil Agua Fresca is delicious prepared hot, and makes a fantastic iced tea base for a tea cocktail! Experiment and see what you like best!
Ingredients: White tea, apple pieces, hibiscus, moringa, spearmint, peppermint, basil, lime pieces, raspberry pieces, lily blossoms and natural flavors.
Caffeine Level: Low
Preparation: Use 1-1.5 tsp of tea per 8oz/200ml of water. Heat water to 190F/85C and steep for 3-4 minutes.