Spiced Turmeric and Coconut Herbal Tea

Spiced Turmeric and Coconut Infusion
Spiced Turmeric and Coconut InfusionKristy Mucci

A rich and toasty but not too heavy drink that uses that nutty coconut and coconut oil to bring out all the earthy flavors of turmeric.

Spiced Turmeric and Coconut Infusion
Spiced Turmeric and Coconut Infusion

Ingredients

  • 10 cardamom pods
  • 6 whole allspice berries
  • 3 whole star anise
  • 3 whole cloves
  • 2 tbsp. unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 2 pieces whole long pepper
  • 2 pieces whole mace
  • 12 tsp. ground turmeric
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 1 2-inch piece fresh ginger
  • 1 scraped vanilla pod (optional)
  • Raw honey, to taste (optional)

Instructions

  1. In a small pot over medium-high heat add the cardamom, allspice, star anise, cloves, coconut, long pepper, mace, turmeric, ginger, and vanilla pod (if using). Add two cups water and bring to a boil, then reduce to a simmer; let simmer 15-20 minutes. Strain into individual mugs and sweeten with honey if desired.