Craft Your Immunity Boost: Homemade Fire Cider Recipe
Embark on an aromatic journey of health and wellness with the potent elixir known as Fire Cider! This immune-boosting tonic isn't just a remedy; it’s a blend of nature’s finest ingredients brimming with health benefits and versatility.
What is Fire Cider?
Fire cider is more than just a tonic—it's an immunity powerhouse! Packed with immune-boosting, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties, this concoction offers digestive support, energy, and even respiratory relief.
Tailor-Made Fire Cider Recipe:
Gather your organic produce and a half-gallon mason jar to create your custom blend:
- Red onion
- Large orange
- Head of garlic
- Jalapeños (adjust according to your spice preference)
- Dried cayenne peppers
- Peppercorns, cloves, rosemary, thyme
- Ginger and turmeric (a handful each)
- Cinnamon stick
- Organic, raw, unfiltered apple cider vinegar (ACV)
Crafting Your Fire Cider:
Chop and add your fresh produce, herbs, spices, and ACV layer by layer into the mason jar. Remember, parchment paper between the lid prevents ACV from corroding the metal. Let it infuse for 4-6 weeks, shaking it gently each day.
Turning Leftovers into Gold:
After straining the liquid, don’t discard the leftover produce! Dehydrate it and grind for a flavorful food seasoning, ensuring zero waste and maximum flavor.
How to Use Fire Cider:
Your homemade fire cider can be taken daily for immune support or as needed during seasonal challenges. A tablespoon each morning or 2-3 times a day when under the weather can work wonders.
Store your fire cider in a clean jar in the pantry or fridge. Adding sweeteners and refrigeration enhances its longevity, usually keeping for about a year. Keep an eye on it, though—if it changes in appearance, smell, or texture, it’s time for a fresh batch.
Fire cider isn't just a tonic; it’s a flavorful celebration of wellness. Your homemade brew is a testament to the adaptability of this recipe. It's about personalization, crafting a blend that suits your taste and health needs.
Get creative with your ingredients, adjust the spice level, and savor the health-boosting benefits of your homemade fire cider. With every sip, you’re nurturing your body and soul.
Cheers to health and the joys of herbal concoctions!
- Danielle Lasit