Hibiscus Tea (Egypt)

25 mins (prep 10, cooking 15)
10 ingredients
8 servings
ZWT7 Africa. Very popular in Egypt and Sudan. This beverage is said to have been a preferred drink of the pharaohs. In Egypt and Sudan, wedding celebrations are traditionally toasted with a glass of hibiscus tea. In Egypt, karkadé as it is called in Arabic, is used as a means to lower blood pressure if consumed in high amounts. Every busy street, train station, bus depot, has its vendors & the dried flowers may be found in every market. From, www.congocookbook.com.

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Serving Size (105.6 g)
Servings 8
Amount per Serving
Calories 148.09 Calories from Fat 3.78
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.42g 5.15%
Saturated Fat 0.01g 0.28%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 4.16mg 1.39%
Total Carbohydrate 37.47g 99.92%
Dietary Fiber 0.07 g 2.24%
Sugars 30.01 g %
Protein 0.63g 10.14%
Vitamin A 184.92IU% Vitamin C 13.23mg%
Calcium 129.37mg% Iron 0.94mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
cold water, fresh


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