This recipe is one I’ve wanted to post for a while, but had difficulty capturing its essence in a picture. All credit goes to my mom for this recipe. Often times, she would make a big batch in the morning and keep it in a thermos to keep it hot for the day. Perfect for right now, right?
There are some common ingredients- ginger, turmeric, cinnamon- along with some more unusual ingredients that give this tea an unusual complexity and depth of flavor.
Warming Turmeric Tea
- 3-4 slices fresh ginger
- 1 teaspoon raisins
- 1 teaspoon fennel seeds
- 1/4 teaspoon cumin seeds
- 1/2 teaspoon turmeric (or 3-4 slices fresh)
- 1-2 cinnamon sticks
- 4 cups boiling water
- Place all ingredients in boiling water. Steep for 10 minutes.
- Keep warm and sip throughout the day.