Colourful drinks look so tempting but often are loaded with dyes! that unicorn, mermaid or just usual colored drink might look and taste delicious but nothing beats a naturally coloured drink with additional health benefits! Butterfly pea tea has a vibrant blue colour and is used in so many mocktails and cocktails. You also get blue coloured latte and coffee at Starbucks, want to try making it yourself?
RECIPE FOR BUTTERFLY PEA COFFEE:
Things you need-
- 2 cups milk (regular milk or any milk substitute)
- 3 tablespoons butterfly pea tea flowers
- 1 cup water
- Few tablespoons instant coffee powder
- Sugar as per taste
In a brewing jar or saucepan, add water, some sugar and butterfly pea tea flowers. Brew and keep it aside.
In another saucepan, add milk, some sugar and instant coffee powder. Simmer on low flame for 5 minutes and your milk coffee is ready.
In a serving glass, add the milk and top it up with blue pea tea. Adding gently will create a layer.
You can also add in ice cubes and use chilled ingredients for a cold brew.