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Turmeric Tea

Immunity boosting turmeric tea with ginger and pepper is a wonderful warm beverage for all. With immense health benefits, this tea is miracle drink that helps in weight loss, protects heart along with boosting immunity. Health benefits of turmeric is plenty and this tea is one of the most effective ways to include turmeric in your diet. Make this vegan, sugar free, caffeine free turmeric tea today and enjoy!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time12 mins
Course: beverage
Cuisine: India
Servings: 3
Author: Harini


  • 3 cups water
  • 1 inch fresh turmeric root, peeled OR 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1.5 inches fresh ginger root, peeled OR 1/2 teaspoon dry ginger powder
  • 4-5 black peppercorns
  • 3 leon slices


  • Bring three cups of water to a rolling boil
  • While the water is boiling take 1 inch piece of peeled turmeric and 1.5 inches piece of peeled ginger in a mortar and pestle. Add 1 cardamom pod and 4-5 black peppercorns.  Pound well to release flavors.
  • Once the water reaches rolling boil, add the pounded ingredients and boil for a minute
  • Simmer for 8 minutes keeping the pan closed.
  • Strain and serve turmeric tea with lemon slices.