Do you still feel full from the holidays? So do we! We thought you might want to try this Ginger & Turmeric Detox Tea, an ayurvedic daily drink to help flush out toxins in the body and help rev up the metabolism.

Photo & Original Recipe: Feasting at Home

Ginger & Turmeric Detox Tea


  • - 1 Quart boiling water
  • - 1-2 Tablespoons thinly sliced ginger
  • - 1 Tablespoon thinly sliced fresh turmeric (or ½ -1 tsp ground)
  • - 1-2 teaspoons coriander seeds
  • - 1-2 teaspoons cumin seeds
  • - 1-2 teaspoons fennel seeds
  • - 1-2 bags (or Tablespoon) green tea, tulsi tea, mint tea, ginger tea, yerba
  • - Squeeze of lemon
  • - Other additions: use other whole spices if you like- cinnamon, clove, cardamon, pink peppercorns, anise


1. Boil water.

2. Place seeds, turmeric, ginger and tea in a French press, let stand 5 minutes before plunging.

3. Refill French press reusing same ingredients. Try to drink a total of two quarts in a day.

4. Alternatively, simmer all ingredients together for 5 minutes in a large pot. Strain, before drinking.



Original Recipe Via Feasting at Home