Tea for Two: Citrusy Ginger & Turmeric Tea

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This soothing drink is perfect to wake you up on an early morning, relax with on morning break, or lazily curl up with on Saturdays

All you need is:

ginger

turmeric

a dash of cinnamon

a pinch of vanilla

a little pour of maple syrup

1/2 a lemon

and water

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This tea requires just 1 bowl, 1 spoon and 7 ingredients

It can be made in under 10 minutes

It’s warm, flavourful and soothing, and full of health benefits to boot.

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Citrusy Ginger and Turmeric Tea

Makes 2 large cups


  • 1 tbsp peeled and chopped fresh turmeric (about 1 small piece of turmeric)
  • 1 tbsp peeled and chopped fresh ginger
  • 4 cups water
  • 2 tbsp maple syrup + more to taste if desired
  • Juice from 1/2 a lemon
  • 1/8 tsp ground cinnamon
  • pinch of  ground vanilla
  1.  Cut and peel the turmeric and ginger and chop it into small pieces
  2. Fill a medium sized pot with the 4 cups of water and add lemon juice, chopped ginger and turmeric, cinnamon, vanilla and maple syrup. Bring to a boil over high heat.
  3. Once boiling, reduce heat to low, cover and let simmer for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Taste and add more maple syrup if desired. Pour into 2 cups