Agua de Jamaica

Hibiscus Water

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Oaxaca: Home Cooking from the Heart of Mexico

By Bricia Lopez and Javier Cabral

Published 2019

  • About


  • ounces (40 g) dried hibiscus flowers
  • 1 sliver of cinnamon stick


In a 2-quart saucepan over medium heat, bring the hibiscus flowers, cups (360 ml) tap water, cinnamon, and ginger to a simmer. Cover and simmer for 15 minutes.

Remove from the heat and allow to