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Hibiscus Limeade | Agua de Jamaica y Limón

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Last summer, I visited the picturesque town of Vail, Colorado for the first time. Best known as a world-class ski resort, it is also a vibrant summer destination. It was at a Sunday farmers’ market in Vail that I first tasted hibiscus limeade and boy was it was delicious!

Growing up in a Mexican-American household, I was always exposed to agua de jamaica, or hibiscus iced tea. The addition of limeade adds a whole new twist to an already delightful drink. I like to think of it as the Mexican Arnold Palmer. It’s the simple changes like these that open up a whole new world of recipes and flavors, all fantastically gratifying to the palate. Read More…