Ginger-Turmeric Tisane

Just in time for cold season, this spicy tea will warm you from the inside out.


  • 2 cups water
  • ½ tsp turmeric
  • ½ tsp cinnamon
  • ½ tsp grated fresh ginger
  • 2 peppercorns
  • 1 Tbsp honey
  • 2 long strips orange or lemon peel
  • 2 lemon wedges, for serving
  • 2 cinnamon sticks, for serving


  1. In a small saucepan, bring water to a boil. Add turmeric, cinnamon, ginger, peppercorns and orange peel. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer, covered, 10-12 minutes.
  2. Strain, and stir in honey. Serve with lemon wedges and cinnamon sticks.