Roja Poo Kashayam / Rose Petal Tea / Herbal Remedy for Cough
Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 2
Roja pookashayam is a decoction prepared by boiling rose petals either dried or fresh is effective home remedy against sore throat.
  • Petals from 3 roses (fresh or dried)
  • 3 Green cardamom
  • Panang kalkandu (Palm candy crystals) to taste
  • 1 Cup of Water
  1. Heat a pan with water, rose petals, cardamom and palm candy crystals.
  2. Boil this for 5 -7 minutes and turn it off.
  3. Filter it and drink it warm before going to bed.
You can use either fresh or dried petals.
Fresh petals gives lighter decoction.
Here I used dried petals so I got dark decoction.
If you don't get palm candy crystals, add honey for sweetness.
Use paneer rose to make this tea. Don't use any other rose to make this kashayam.
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