茉莉儿 Post time: 2017-3-19 16:28
Do you know what the Eight Treasures Tea?
Eight Treasures Tea or Ba Bao Cha (八宝茶) is a famous Chinese herbal tea originating from Yunnan China. The royal and auspicious sounding “8 treasures” refer to the 8 ingredients used, and the tea is said to be Empress Dowager Cixi’s secret recipe for beauty, longevity and youthfulness. It is a special blend of eight of the following dry ingredients: Rock Sugar, chrysanthemum, green tea, jujube, licorice, longan, raisin, and rose, which results in a mildly sweet and visually colorful beverage.