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How to prepare lemongrass tea from scratch?
Follow these 3 main steps to prepare lemongrass tea from scratch at home. Rinse your lemongrass to get rid of impurities but be careful to not cut yourself because lemongrass blades are sharp. Cut your lemongrass into smaller pieces with a kitchen scissor. Keep a pot with water to cook on the stove and add in your lemongrass leaves.
Is lemongrass tea actually tea?
It’s not actually tea, since it’s made from lemongrass stalks instead of tea leaves, but this herbal beverage is perfect served hot or cold. Even better, it’s super easy to make yourself!
How do you cook lemongrass?
If you use fresh lemongrass, cut your clean and washed lemongrass with a scissor into smaller bits. Add the lemongrass to the cooking water. Bring the water with the lemongrass to a boil and then let it simmer for 10 minutes covered.
How do you add caffeine to lemongrass tea?
Optional: Add loose tea leaves to the tea if you want to add caffeine to your lemongrass tea recipe. Simmer your tea in the pot covered for about 10 minutes (and 6 minutes if you add tea leaves). Keep away from heat and allow the tea leaves to get infused for a few more minutes.