Drinking apple cider vinegar is great for gut health and reducing inflammation. Try it in this turmeric + grapefruit shrub morning cocktail!
It’s a delicious detox apple cider vinegar drink with turmeric and grapefruit juice. Although this is a medicinal morning cocktail recipe, you can make it an actual cocktail by adding a splash of your favorite alcohol!
Hold up. Morning Cocktail? That’s a thing? Yep, it is at this household. Although, it has been known to show up at happy hour too, with a shot of tequila. Because yes, quality tequila (a little, not a lot) can help regulate the absorption of fat in your intestines.
Okay okay, I’m not here to tell you to start happy hour in the morning, although it’s 5 o’clock somewhere (Thank you, Jimmy Buffett). Rather, I’m here to share our go to “detox” morning cocktail that helps me feel the happy in the inside.
Ahh yes, this shrub drink uses the power of anti-inflammatory and digestive supportive ingredients to create one mega cup of health.
Dismiss any thoughts of green bushes – this is a shrub recipe. Entirely different.
A shrub is a drinking vinegar with three basic components- sugar, vinegar and fruit. The shrub cocktail is a light, refreshing drink that’s perfect for summer, or anytime of year, really.
Shrub drinks were very popular in colonial America and are making a comeback.
The syrup served as the base for a drink that was topped with water, club soda or ginger ale. The tangy syrup also serves as a base for cocktails.