Nourishing Red Dates Longan Tea

Red Dates Longan Tea

This cooling traditional Asian drink is great for helping with blood circulation, and is best enjoyed on hot and humid days.


Watch the video guide below:


3 L water

5 pandan leaves, knotted

1-2 cups dried red dates, deseeded

1 cup dried longan

Rock sugar, to taste


1Place all the ingredients in a big pot, bring to boil then simmer on low heat for an hour.

2Add rock sugar to taste and stir till dissolve.

3Strain the liquid into a water jug using the strainer. Serve in a tall glass. Add longans if preferred.