Fresh Mint and Verbena Marrakech

Fresh mint and verbena

Fresh mint and verbena for making tea

flowerMorocco is a great tea drinking nation and daily supplies of mint and other herbs for making tea are sold at the local markets in Marrakech. The all time favourite is the famous Moroccan mint tea, and also popular is Lemon Verbena (Verveine in French, and Louiza in Arabic), which can be used alone, or added to the mint to provide a blend. Verbena offers therapeutic digestive benefits and also helps with relaxation.