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How to Make Lemon Ginger Tea

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Lemon ginger tea and how to make it.

Lemon ginger tea and how to make it.

Lemon, Ginger, and Their Effects on Health

Lemon is one of the citrus fruits that contain lots of Vitamin C. As a result, many health conditions are improved by oral intake of this fruit. Ginger is one of the most commonly used spices for food and drink preparation. It is considered a powerful spice because of its medicinal properties. Let me share with you my simple recipe for lemon ginger tea that you can make anytime at home.

Ingredients

  • 1.5 litres water
  • 2 inches ginger, sliced
  • 1 piece lemon, juiced

Utensils

  • Pitcher
  • 1 small bowl
  • Strainer
  • Knife
  • Chopping board

Cook Time

Prep timeReady inYields

5 min

5 min

6 cups

Instructions

  1. Fill pitcher with water.
  2. Juice 1 piece of lemon. Add it into the pitcher. Set aside.
  3. Peel and slice ginger. Add it into the pitcher.
  4. Keep the drink mixture overnight or for a couple of hours inside the refrigerator before serving.

Tips and Techniques

  • Keep the mixture inside the refrigerator overnight before serving to let the water absorb more flavors from the ingredients.
  • Add sugar or artificial sweetener to sweeten the drink. Choose honey to make it a healthier version.
  • Include mint into the ingredients to make it more refreshing.

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