SALABAT RECIPE (WEDANG JAHE - 生姜茶 - Ginger Tea)
Salabat is Filipino ginger tea that's especially popular during the relatively cool month of December in the Philippines.
RECIPE FOR SALABAT
PROCEDURE FOR MAKING SALABAT
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Shogayu (hot ginger drink) - Mix 2 tsp of grated ginger and 2 tsp of sugar in a cup, and pour 2/3 cup of hot water in the cup. Use fresh ginger root to make shogayu.
For runny-nose coldsHot ginger drink
Many remedies included focus on warming the body so as to induce a fever that would hasten recovery. Ginger helps in this respect because it reputedly aids circulation. It induces a sweat which in turn helps dissipate a fever. When your nose is stopped up, ginger is just the thing.
The Particulars: Grate ginger until you have a healthy pinch of it. Place in a cup and fill with hot water, adding sugar or honey to taste.
Jahe - 生姜 - Ginger - Zingiber officinale
IntroductionThis fact sheet provides basic information about the herb ginger—uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. Ginger is a tropical plant that has green-purple flowers and an aromatic underground stem (called a rhizome). It is commonly used for cooking and medicinal purposes.
Latin Name—Zingiber officinale
What Ginger Is Used For
How Ginger Is UsedThe underground stems of the ginger plant are used in cooking, baking, and for health purposes. Common forms of ginger include fresh or dried root, tablets, capsules, liquid extracts (tinctures), and teas.
What the Science Says
Side Effects and Cautions
생강차 [生薑茶, ginger tea]