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Refreshing Saffron & Honey Beverage

Ingredients:
  • 1 Teaspoon Saffron Threads
  • 1 Cup Hot Water
  • 1 Cup Honey
  • 2 Pints Cold Water
  • 3-4 Lemon Slices
  • 5-6 Orange Slices
  • 2 Tablespoons Lemon Juice
  • 2-4 Sprigs of Fresh Mint
Preparation:

Add saffron in one cup of hot water and let steep for 3-4 hours.

In a large pitcher, add saffron water, honey, 2 pints of cold water and stir until honey has dissolved.   Add lemon and orange slices, lemon juice and mint sprigs.  Stir well and place in refrigerator to chill for 2 hours or overnight.

Serve over ice and enjoy!