Flaxseed Tea

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Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

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  • 1 tablespoon flaxseed
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 cup cold water


Wash the flaxseed thoroughly, put it with the cold water into a sauce pan. Let it simmer one or two hours. Add lemon juice and sugar to taste. Serve hot.