Lemon Verbena Mint Detox Tea

Lemon Verbena Mint Detox Tea This is a simple detox tea. Lemon verbena is delicious! I came across it while I was picking up my summer herb plants last spring. I had never heard of it before but learned it is good for cooking and tea. Little did I know this little herb has some amazing detox and medicinal benefits. I love lemon but hate what the acid does to my teeth. With lemon verbena you get the flavor of lemon without the acid.


Original recipe yields 1 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 5 mins

    COOK : 3 mins

    TOTAL : 8 mins

    SERVING : 1

    YIELD : 1 teapot

  • Pour boiling water over verbena and mint sprigs; steep until desired flavor is reached, 3 to 4 minutes. Stir in honey.


Per Serving: 25 calories; protein 0.2g; carbohydrates 6.4g; sodium 7.6mg. I keep the leaves on the stem so that I can quickly pull them out right before enjoying; no straining necessary.