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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Turmeric Tea

Turmeric Tea

Turmeric Tea

Turmeric herb is also known as Jayanti meaning one that wins over diseases. Brewing turmeric tea supplies many health benefits. Jayanti turmeric tea is used to ease an upset stomach, intestinal gas and bloating.

Turmeric Tea

Turmeric Tea


3 cups of water
1 medium piece fresh turmeric
1 small piece fresh ginger
Honey or sugar to taste


Add all ingredients to a small pot simmer 5 minutes. Strain and serve warm.

Did you know?

Turmeric is a perennial herb of the ginger family cultivated in many African countries such as Uganda. Turmeric has a long history of medicinal use, dating back thousands of years. Turmeric is a golden yellow powder and the main spice in curry having a warm, bitter taste. Although typically used in its dried, powdered form, turmeric also is used fresh, like ginger. 

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