Ginger Tea or Salabat is a common and authentic Filipino tea. This ginger tea or salabat in Tagalog is commonly served during some cold months or rainy season in the Philippines.
There are so many health benefits this salabat (ginger tea) can offer, considering this is a herbal tea. Salabat commonly helps fight or prevent cold and flu during rainy or cold season.
Also, salabat somewhat gives or helps out in terms of soothing your vocal chords thus, giving you a nice, good voice.
Salabat Ginger Tea Ingredients:
* 3 cups water
* 3 tablespoons brown sugar (honey will do too!)
* 5-inch piece of fresh ginger, peeled and thinly sliced
How To Make Salabat Ginger Tea:
1). Combine all ingredients in a small saucepan.
2). Place the pan over high heat and bring to a boil.
3). Reduce heat to low, then simmer for 10 minutes.
4). Ladle the hot ginger tea into a coffee mug or teacup and serve immediately.
Note: If ginger tea or this salabat recipe is too spicy for you, it can be lessen by adding more water or adding more sugar or honey as desired.