Hibiscus Mint Limeade
The term healthy and tasty always attracts me, regardless of what. What can be better when you can have something healthy without compromising taste?
Hibiscus seeds, petals, leaves, and stalks have been utilized in cuisine and traditional medicine for ages. It is rich in antioxidants, lowers blood pressure and cholesterol, and consists of a lot more health benefits. The goodness of hibiscus, when fused with the refreshing mint for a summer drink, nothing can beat the combination.
What is Hibiscus Mint Limeade?
Mint hibiscus limeade is a bright and refreshing combination of sweet and tart flavors that is great for spring and summer parties. The bright red color of the drink will surely attract you to have at least one glass.
I grew up knowing only three lemonades: regular lemonade, strawberry lemonade, and that bizarre pink lemonade that tasted exactly like traditional lemonade. Then I grew up and discovered the wonderful world of lemonades. This hibiscus mint limeade was one of those which I deeply loved.
Notable Ingredients At A Glance
Dried Hibiscus Flower – I have used dried hibiscus flowers because it is hassle-free. You can use fresh hibiscus flowers too. If you are using fresh ones, pick red hibiscus flowers. Remove the calyx, the green part that holds the plant’s bloom, and the stamen, which holds the yellow seeds. Use only the petals.
Mint Leaves – Use fresh mint leaves for the most refreshing drink.
Honey – I have used honey as the sweetener. You can use any other sweetener of your choice.
Lime Juice – What would be a limeade with lime? Add lime juice as per your want for tanginess.
How To Prepare HIbiscus Mint Limeade?
Take a glass tumbler or kettle. Add dried hibiscus flower and mint leaves and warm water to it and keep them soaked for 5 minutes.
Starin out the content and pour it into a glass. Add honey, ice cubes, and lime juice. Stir the mixture.
Garnish with a slice of lime and enjoy this healthy and refreshing summer drink.
Some Expert Tips For Preparing Hibiscus Mint Limeade
- This juice can be made using either fresh or dried red hibiscus blossoms.
- Basil seeds can also be added.
Hibiscus Mint Limeade
- Prep Time: 5 mins
- Cook Time: 10 mins
- Total Time: 15 mins
- Yield: 1 1x
Hibiscus Mint Limeade is very easy and simple to make and does not take much time. It is very flavorful and a must try!
- 2 tbsp Dried hibiscus flower
- 10 Mint leaves
- 1 tbsp honey
- 2 tbsp lime juice
- Add dried hibiscus flower, mint leaves
- Add warm water and keep for 5 mins
- Add honey, ice and lime juice
- Stir the mixture.
- Garnish with a slice of lime.
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