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Spicy Cider Recipe – Natural Cold Remedy
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I first discovered a recipe for “fire cider™” a few years ago when I got a copy of Rosemary Gladstar’s Medicinal Herbs book that shares this recipe and many others.
It is a traditional recipe that contains garlic, onion, ginger, cayenne, vinegar and raw honey. The original recipe calls for horseradish, but I typically substitute echinacea root.
I recently discovered that a small company has trademarked the term fire cider™ and manufacture and sell it. This has a lot of small herbal remedies sites up in arms as this is a very old recipe that has been used for decades. From my understanding, this means that I could not sell this product pre-made, but it does not limit the ability to make it at home.
For the sake of simplicity, I’ll just call this recipe “Spicy Cider” from now on.
Spicy Cider harnesses the beneficial properties of onion, garlic, ginger, and herbs plus vinegar and raw honey for an immune boosting and nourishing drink with a little kick.
How Does it Taste?
Judging by the ingredients in the recipe, you might not expect it to taste very good. I didn’t either and I was quite pleasantly surprised by the taste. I’ve even tried it on salads as a dressing and it has a mild peppery and sweet vinaigrette flavor.
In the winter months, I sometimes take a teaspoon or so of this a day or READ MORE: http://wellnessmama.com/35713/spicy-cider-recipe/