Cardamom tea (Health effect) The amazing flavor and mouth freshening fragrance of cardamom brings a new taste to the tea. This tea is helpful to relief headache,tiredness and throat infection. You may take this tea with or without sugar and milk.
To make 1.5 liters (2 ½ pints)
3 tbsp. tea leaves
12 cardamom pods
1.5 liters cold water
1 piece of lemon lime or
Orange peel, 2.5 by 1 cm (1 by ½ inch)
Milk and sugar(As per your taste)
- Combine the cardamom pods and water in a deep saucepan, and let it boil. Reduce the heat and simmer, covered, for 5 minutes. Then turn off the heat and leave to infuse, than covered for 10 minutes.
- While the cardamom is infusing, rinse the teapot with boiling water. Add the tea leaves and the peel to the pot.
- Bring the cardamom water to a full boil and pour it, pods and all, into the teapot. Let the tea infuse for 2 to 3 minutes before serving. Pass the scalded milk and sugar on the side.
Enjoy the unique taste of this tea.The pods of cardamum gives the mouth freshing and soothing fragrance to your mouth.