Classic Stress Tonic

9 5 46
Ingredients Minutes Calories
Prep Cook Servings
5 min 0 min 4
Classic Stress Tonic
Health Rating
This herbal cranberry tonic also makes a tasty spritzer — just use sparkling water in place of regular water.

Ingredients


2 fruit Lime (halved)
10 leaf Mint, fresh (or 1 sprig)
1 sprig Rosemary, fresh
1 sprig Tarragon, fresh
1 tsp Swedish Bitters
1/2 cup Cranberry juice (unsweetened) (100%, unsweetened)
2 tsp Black Elder Berry Extract
1 dropperful (28 drops) Ginseng extract (preferably American)
1 serving (20 drops) Echinacea extract

Instructions


  1. Thinly slice half of 1 lime into wheels. Juice the other 3 halves.

  2. Muddle lime wheels and lime juice, mint, rosemary, and tarragon in a pitcher.

  3. Add Swedish bitters, cranberry juice, 2 dropperfuls of elderberry extract, 1 dropperful of ginseng extract, and 1 dropperful of echinacea extract in a quart container.

  4. Stir in 4 cups of filtered water or sparking water. Serve over ice.

 

Notes:

 Nutritional Highlights:

Echinacea
High in antioxidants and a supportive effect on the immune system.

Swedish Bitters
Aid in digestion by stimulating saliva, gastric juices and bile production

Elderberry
Are very high in antioxidants and vitamins that may support your immune system. They can also help tame inflammation, lessen stress, and help protect your against Cardiovascular Disease

Ginseng
Adaptogen that supports working memory, reaction time, calmness, and supports the immune system.


 


Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 46
Calories from fat 2.0
Calories from saturated fat 0.5
Total Fat 0.2 g
Saturated Fat 0.1 g
Trans Fat 0
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.1 g
Monounsaturated Fat 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0
Sodium 2.2 mg
Potassium 95 mg
Total Carbohydrate 10.3 g
Dietary Fiber 1.2 g
Sugars 4.6 g
Protein 0.6 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion


Fruit 0.7

Energy sources


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