How to make tasteful 'Zobo drink' (Hibiscus tea)

'Zobo' is a popular drink in Nigeria. It's gotten from dried hibiscus leaves; usually mauve coloured leaves steeped in warm water.

Zobo Drink

'Zobo' is a popular drink in Nigeria. It's gotten from dried hibiscus leaves; usually mauve coloured leaves steeped in warm water.

It's refreshing and can be sweetened to suit any taste (bud).

What you need:

11/2 cup dried Hibiscus Sepal ( Zobo Leaves)

4 cups boiling water

Sugar to taste

Lemon Juice

Directions:

1. Put leaves in a large bowl and cover with boiled water to extract the juice (coloured).

2.  Set aside for about three to four hours to steep

3.  Strain/our the drink through a sieve to separate the leaves and juice,

4. Add some lemon juice and sugar to taste, add lemon juice for that tangy feel

5. Add other flavour as desired.

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