This herbal tea can be an ice-cold or hot drink. The bissap is delicious and really thirst-quenching; it is for this reason among others that it has been adopted by all Sub-Saharan Africa and Egypt. The bissap is very rich in vitamin C and aids digestion. Mauritanian people traditionally add fresh mint leaves to this tea, what a delight!
You should note that this tea does not contain any theine or caffeine.