Lately I find myself craving ginger in any form. I think it started when we bought a juicer and I discovered the wonders of orange/carrot/ginger juice (a must have now on a daily basis) The spiciness of the ginger adds a refreshing zing and helps settle my stomach as well.
Last night I whipped up some ginger syrup, so today I could make some ginger lemonade.
1 cup rough chopped, scrubbed, ginger root.
2 cups sugar
2 cups water
place all ingredients in medium saucepan, bring to a boil. simmer for one hour. strain.
Juice of 1/2 a lemon
3-4 Tbls. ginger syrup
8 ounces water
Shake all ingredients in a mason jar until well chilled. Adjust syrup to taste. (I used 4 Tbls., but I like it zesty)
Drink on your balcony.
This looks amazingly refreshing! My name is Cindy and I blog over at Vegetarianmamma.com I wanted to invite you to link up your recipe at our Gluten Free Fridays Recipe Link up party! It happens every Friday and we’d love to have you join us with some of your awesome recipes! You can find this week’s link up here: http://vegetarianmamma.com/gluten-free-friday-recipe-link-up-1/
Thanks :) Cindy