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Tea for Stomach Pain

In Herbal Teas On February 4, 2014 0 Comments

The ingredients in this tea help soothe stomach ache as well as reduce acidity in the stomach.

Tea for Stomach Pain
Serves 1
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Prep Time
5 min

Total Time
5 min

Prep Time
5 min

Total Time
5 min

Ingredients
  1. Boiled water
  2. 1 teaspoon honey
  3. 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  4. 1 teaspoon fennel seeds
  5. 1 teaspoon aniseed
  6. 1/2 lemon
  7. tea diffuser
Instructions
  1. Mix honey with cinnamon, this will allow cinnamon to mix well with water as otherwise it cinnamon will float on top.
  2. Add cinnamon and honey to the hot water.
  3. Add fennel and aniseed seeds into a tea diffuser and merge in water.
  4. Then add juice of half a lemon and lemon slices to water.
  5. Drink warm.
Notes
  1. You can also add 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar as this alkaline vinegar is good to reduce acidity in the stomach.
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Fenugreek Tea

In Herbal Teas On November 29, 2013 0 Comments

Fenugreek is a seed and it has to be boiled to make herbal tea. It is a great to prevent diabetes as it lowers blood sugar level in the body. It is good for wight loss, skin protection, improves lactation, lowers cholesterol, improves digestion, hair nourishing, increases testosterone level in men and is anti-inflammatory.

Adding whole cloves to this tea makes it an anti bacterial and anti-inflammatory thus great for this cold and flu season!

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Fenugreek Tea
Serves 2
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Prep Time
2 min

Cook Time
6 min

Total Time
8 min

Prep Time
2 min

Cook Time
6 min

Total Time
8 min

Ingredients
  1. 1 heaped teaspoon fenugreek seeds
  2. 2 cups water
  3. pinch of whole cloves
  4. ½ lemon
  5. ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  6. 1 teaspoon honey
Instructions
  1. Heat the water on a stove and add the fenugreek seeds (picture 1). The water will start to turn yellow.
  2. Add the whole cloves and bring water to a boil. After five minutes remove from heat and pour into teapot.
  3. Add the juice of the lemon and put the lemon in the tea.
  4. Add more hot water if you want to dilute the tea.
  5. Take a honey dipper and mix some honey with cinnamon (picture 2).
  6. Add this mixture to the tea using some hot water so as not to waste anything.
  7. Serve or keep in heated teapot.
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