1. Food
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Cinnamon Anise Tea


Anise tea is very popular in the Middle East. It sometimes used medicinally to sooth a stomachache or to relieve gas. It is even given to children. This version includes cinnamon and honey.


  • 3 cups water
  • 2 teaspoons anise seeds
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 2 black tea bags


In a small saucepan, combine all ingredients, except tea bags, and bring to a boil. Allow to simmer for three minutes. Strain.

Pour liquid into serving cups with one tea bag and allow to steep for three minutes. Serve hot.

  1. About.com
  2. Food
  3. Middle Eastern Food
  4. Drinks/Coffee/Tea
  5. Cinnamon Anise Tea - How to Make Cinnamon Anise Tea

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.