Chitose Agriculture Initiative Recipe Collaboration: Kumquat Fruit Tea
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Recipe type: Drinks
Serves: makes 1 jar
  • 24 kamquats – half, seeds removed
  • 3 – 5 limes - sliced thinly, seeds removed
  • ½ cup honey
  • ¾ cup organic cane sugar
  • ½ cup water
  1. Place ingredients (except water) in a pan and cook over med low heat for 5 mins, stirring occasionally.
  2. When small bubbles start to form, add in water and continue to simmer until the mixture turns translucent and syrupy.
  3. Allow to cool before storing in sterile jar.
  4. To serve, prepare your favorite tea and add in 2 tbsp of kumquat mixture.
  5. Stir well and enjoy.
Recipe by Bear Naked Food at