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Clove And Cardamom Tea With Holy Basil

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A flavorful and healthy tea prepared with cloves and cardamom along with leaves of holy basil. it is both refreshing and can relieve sore throats and headaches.
Ingredients
  Cloves 2
  Cardamoms 2 (6 Cardamom Seeds)
  Basil leaves 3 Medium (Holy, Medium Size And Tender)
  Tea leaves 1 Teaspoon (Dried, Preferably Darjeeling Tea)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Directions

Take the water in a pot or kettle.
Press the clove buds and cardamom seeds and crush them.
Add them to the water.
Cover and bring to a boil.
Add the holy basil leaves and immediately turn heat off.
Add tea leaves and cover the pot or kettle.
Let it sit for 5 minutes.
Strain and serve in a cup with snacks or biscuits.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
Indian
Course: 
Beverage
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
Servings: 
1
Story
An age old recipe :)

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