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The benefits of Turmeric

Turmeric, or Kurkuma, is more than just a spice. The benefits of this superstar spice are endless. As a natural anti-inflammatory, it aids in digestion and purifies the blood. Its bright colour is due to the antioxidant pigments ( hint: keep it away from your new clothes!). I even use it to colour my healthy baking goods.

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Usually found in delicious Indian curries, here it is in a sweet, warming, sexy milk. I love drinking this on a cosy night when I am craving something naughty. The perfect pre-bedtime drink!

Turmeric is absorbed more easily into your system if you eat it in combination with cayenne or black pepper.

Serves 1

250 ml plantbased milk ( I use Provamel unsweetened almond milk )
1/2 tsp turmeric
1/2 tsp cinnamon
1 tsp honey
1cm slice fresh ginger
pinch of salt
pinch of black pepper

Warm the mixed ingredients on the stove for a couple minutes and pour into your favourite mug. Serve hot!
Not only does it smell delicious, it will immediately make you feel strong from the inside…

Let me know what you favourite turmeric dish is !

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