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Nana Tea (Arabic Mint Tea)

This soothing mint tea is caffeine free and so easy to make. Good for digestion and utterly comforting!
Course Drinks
Cuisine Middle Eastern
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Resting time 15 minutes
Servings 6 people
Calories 12kcal


  • big handful mint leaves about 4-5 sprigs
  • 4-5 cups water
  • pinch saffron threads, just a few
  • 1 tablespoon sugar or honey, optional


  • Add the mint leaves, saffron and sugar to a pot along with the water and bring to a boil. Stir. Once the water boils, remove from heat and cover.
  • Let the mixture steep, covered for about 10-15 minutes before enjoying.


You can omit the sugar, or replace with honey if desired.


Calories: 12kcal