Also known as Flor de Jamaica, hibiscus tea is widely consumed in Central America and the Caribbean. When brewed the tea releases a lovely red shade of the hibiscus flower. The hibiscus flower has a range of health benefits including lowering blood pressure and anti-bacterial properties. In this video, Ms. Florencio Castillo from Orange Walk Town shares how to prepare the refreshing drink in minutes. This tea makes for a refreshing summertime beverage. Served with ice and pair with your favourite Belizean snack!

Ingredients: Hibiscus Flowers, Hot Water, Lime Juice, Brown Sugar

Courtesy: Banquitas House of Culture Tea Time Thursday Series

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