It’s National Iced Tea Day and this ain't your granny’s sweet tea! Chill out this summer with tall glass of Lemony Turmeric Iced Yerba Maté.
Turmeric, the bright yellow spice, has long been used as a powerful Eastern medicinal herb. It’s known to have excellent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.
Amongst many other things, it can help with:
As if that weren’t enough, drinking Yerba Maté will not only help keep you alert with its high biocaffeine (that means natural) content, but it’s give green tea a run for the money when comes to nutritional properties. It’s what I drink daily.
Enhanced ability to focus
Supports cardiovascular health
Enhanced physical endurance
High anti-aging antioxidants
Give this sweet alternative a try!
What you’ll need:
12 ozs. Hot water
2 Tbsp. Loose Yerba Mate
½ Tsp. Turmeric
¼ Slice of Lemon
Honey to Desired Sweetness
What you’ll do:
1. Boil water
2. Add yerba mate to a french press (or other tea strainer)
3. Stir in Turmeric and honey. Let tea seep as long as desired
4. Press/Strain tea and pour over ice.
5. Squeeze and add lemon
Enjoy! Makes 2 servings