Za’tar is an herb similar to oregano which is popular throughout the Middle East and North Africa. This herb is believed to a remedy for stomach aches and indigestion. Za’tar is soaked in hot water to make the tea and can be served with or without sugar. Add 1 tablespoon of za’tar per every 3 cups of water.
1 tablespoon za’tar
3 cups boiling water
1. Add za’tar to boiling water and allow to sit for 2 minutes. Drain tea with a strainer and serve tea.
Yields: 3 cups or 16 Arabic cups