DIY Drinks How to make the Malian Ginger Juice

The Malian Ginger juice is a healthy and refreshing mix of ginger, lemon and mint for a drink that's both healthy and can serve as a remedy for colds and cough.

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The Malian Ginger juice is a healthy and refreshing mix of ginger, lemon and mint for a drink that's both healthy and can serve as a remedy for colds and cough.

 

What you need:

  • 1/3 pound fresh unpeeled ginger root, cut into 1/2-inch chunks

  • 1 1/2 cups water, or as needed to cover

  • 4 large lemons, juiced

  • 1 cup white sugar

  • 7 cups water, or as needed

  • 16 leaves fresh mint, crushed

Directions:

  1. Place ginger into a blender, cover with 1 1/2 cup water, and blend until ginger is thick and pasty. Strain and squeeze juice from ginger pulp into a 2-quart pitcher, squeezing ginger mixture as dry as possible.

  2. Stir lemon juice and sugar into ginger juice until sugar has dissolved. Pour 7 cups water into mixture, stir to combine, and serve garnished with crushed mint leaves.

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