Honey Lemon Tea with Turmeric, Ginger, and Cayenne
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Hot lemonade gets a spicy makeover. Seriously, it's never felt so good.
Recipe type: Beverage
Serves: 1
  • ¼ teaspoon turmeric
  • ⅛ teaspoon ginger
  • pinch cayenne pepper
  • juice of ½ meyer lemon (~1 tablespoon)
  • 2 teaspoons raw honey
  • 1½ cups warm-to-hot (160ºF) water
  1. In a generously-sized mug, combine the spices, lemon juice, and honey. Top off the mug with the hot water, stir, and enjoy.
To retain the health benefits of the enzymes found in raw honey, do not heat the water above 160ºF.
Recipe by Lefty Spoon at http://www.leftyspoon.com/2015/02/15/honey-lemon-tea-with-turmeric-ginger-and-cayenne/