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Sorrel Queen

Barbara Edwards sits at her stall at the Coronation Market in Kingston, Jamaica bagging sorrel. Sorrel is one of the most popular drinks in Jamaica during the Christmas season. Over the years, the drink’s popularity has transcended Christmas. Now, all year round, this delicious, highly nutritious beverage is available anywhere you go. And for good reasons. Researchers have uncovered numerous health benefits of this amazing plant, which has led to increased, widescale production.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Kingston, Jamaica
Camera: iPhone 8 Plus
Copyright: © Romardo Lyons