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How to make healthy lemongrass drink

Make Healthy Lemongrass Drink

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Boil the water in a pot

Boil the water in a pot

Wash & cut the lemongrass into 3 for me to fit into the pot & lightly smash it to let the aroma  out easily

Wash & cut the lemongrass into 3 for me to fit into the pot & lightly smash it to let the aroma out easily

Once the water boils, put in the lemongrass

Once the water boils, put in the lemongrass

Cover the pot with the cover a little ajar to prevent the boiling water from spilling out. Boil for around 10-15 mins & turn off the fire.

Cover the pot with the cover a little ajar to prevent the boiling water from spilling out. Boil for around 10-15 mins & turn off the fire.

Put in some rock sugar to taste & leave it around another 10mins before serving. Alternatively you can stir in some honey when serving.

Put in some rock sugar to taste & leave it around another 10mins before serving. Alternatively you can stir in some honey when serving.

You can drink it warm or chill with slices of lemons. I store it in my bottle when it cools down & keep in the fridge. Finish it within 2 days is the best as to enjoy the freshness & goodness of it.

  • 1000ml of water
  • 4 stalks of lemongrass
  • Some honey or rock sugar to taste
  • Optional slices of lemon