Learn how to make ginger tea with this easy recipe. Then try other flavor combinations, like turmeric-ginger, lemon-ginger or honey-ginger tea (see Tip) for a warming, spicy beverage.

EatingWell.com, September 2021

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Credit: Victor Protasio

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active:
5 mins
total:
20 mins
Servings:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Bring water and ginger to a boil in a medium saucepan over high heat. Reduce heat to medium; simmer for 15 minutes.

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  • Strain tea; discard solids. Serve hot.

Tip: Try one of these flavor combinations.

Honey-Ginger Tea: Add 1 Tbsp. honey after discarding solids in Step 2.

Lemon-Ginger Tea: Add 2 Tbsp. lemon juice after discarding solids in Step 2.

Turmeric-Ginger Tea: Add 1 (1-inch) piece fresh turmeric root, peeled and thinly sliced, in Step 1.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup
2 calories; sodium 8mg; potassium 15mg.
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