Longan & China Red Date Tea
桂圓紅棗茶
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    This unusual concoction is a traditional Taiwanese beverage. The tea is prepared by braising it with longans and China red dates. Brown sugar can be added if you prefer a sweeter drink. This tea is well known as a cure for menstrual discomfort. It can be purchased in most beverage shops and is only served hot.