‘It is not artificial. It is natural color from flower. Don’t worry.’

I always said to the people who hesitated to take refreshment

before Dhamma talk in Ariyasom Villa.

It was blue liquid, looked like blue ink.

DSC06313Morning

I pick Butterfly pea flowers

which bloomed one day before.

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Over fresh or dried flowers,

pour boiling water.

When the water cool down,

squeeze flowers,

water turn into blue.

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Squeeze small lime.

Blue turn into purple.

Magical moment.

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Drink purple water.

It’s only lime taste

but is spring water of youth.

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Butterfly pea water has anthocyanin which is anti-oxidant. Because it has no taste, it can be used as food color.