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Lemon Rooibos Detox Tea

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    Rooibos tea is high in an array of different antioxidants that may slow aging and help prevent disease. It also contains nine essential minerals, which can help optimize body function during detoxification. Try red rooibos or the unfermented “green” rooibos, which is even more healthful.

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    1 Tbsp (15 mL) maple syrup or honey
    Juice of half a lemon, freshly squeezed
    Pinch of cayenne pepper, to taste
    1 cup (250 mL) rooibos tea, brewed

    Stir maple syrup, lemon juice, and cayenne together in a cup. Fill with hot rooibos tea and enjoy first thing in the morning. Serves 1.

    source: "A Detox Menu", alive #269, March 2005

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    Lemon Rooibos Detox Tea

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