The Jakarta Post
Delicious tea: Moroccan mint tea is not only delicious but also a symbol of friendship and hospitality. The main ingredients of Moroccan mint tea are gunpowder tea from China, fresh Moroccan mint leaves, sugar and hot water. (Shutterstock/irabel8)After water, tea is the most consumed drink on the planet. There are many types of tea in the world, including milk tea, ginger tea, lemon tea, spiced tea.
A few years ago, I visited Rabat, the capital city of the beautiful country of Morocco. There, I tried Moroccan mint tea, a tea mixed with fresh mint leaves. It was so delicious that I immediately became a fan of it.
Wherever you go in Morocco, you will find this magnificent tea. Mint tea, for Moroccans, is like English breakfast or Earl Grey tea for British people, green tea for Chinese people and masala chai (spiced tea) for Indians.
“Mint tea is a must at every funct...