Oriental wisdom at its best. The same ginger used for cooking, preparing liquors and thirst quenching beverages has extraordinary antiseptic, antiemetic, carminative and digestive properties. Ginger tea, flavoured with a few drops of lemon, is a great remedy for colds. You will surely enjoy preparing this simple yet effective decongestant tea:
- 2/3 tsp grated ginger
- 2 cardamom seeds
- 1-2 whole cloves
- Black pepper to taste
- 4 Tbsp. Limmi lemon juice
Heat some water in a pan and add all the ingredients to it. Let is steep for 5 minutes and sweeten with light acacia honey.
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