spicy animal slushy {vegan}

spicy animal slushy is healthy summer refreshment at its finest! this icy treat is made with fresh pressed apple cider, lemon juice, ginger, turmeric and cayenne - packed with anti-inflammatory and immune boosting goodness | www.nyssaskitchen.comspicy animal slushy is healthy summer refreshment at its finest! this icy treat is made with fresh pressed apple cider, lemon juice, ginger, turmeric and cayenne - packed with anti-inflammatory and immune boosting goodness | www.nyssaskitchen.com

the little kid in me is a bit slushy obsessed. & this spicy animal slushy is my grown up version of my little kid obsession. if that makes sense. I think I have a brain freeze 😳…

what makes it a grown up slushy? not alcohol..ahem..but instead all the good things that might help you recover from too MUCH alcohol (I’m looking at you, summer bbq 😉) – lemon, ginger, turmeric, cayenne pepper and fresh pressed apple cider make this icy spicy little number sing songs of healthy restorative + refreshing perfection. and if you’re not into the spicy thing, the cayenne can easily be left out. no problem-o.
spicy animal slushy is healthy summer refreshment at its finest! this icy treat is made with fresh pressed apple cider, lemon juice, ginger, turmeric and cayenne - packed with anti-inflammatory and immune boosting goodness | www.nyssaskitchen.com

spicy animal slushy is healthy summer refreshment at its finest! this icy treat is made with fresh pressed apple cider, lemon juice, ginger, turmeric and cayenne - packed with anti-inflammatory and immune boosting goodness | www.nyssaskitchen.com

and all those super star ingredients will get YOU one serious dose of anti-oxidants, anti-inflammatory compounds, electrolytes and metabolism boosting properties. so whether you’re fighting off a cold, looking for a way to ease your hangover or just want something hella healthy to keep you from melting in the summer heat – this slushy is here to rescue you.spicy animal slushy is healthy summer refreshment at its finest! this icy treat is made with fresh pressed apple cider, lemon juice, ginger, turmeric and cayenne - packed with anti-inflammatory and immune boosting goodness | www.nyssaskitchen.com

think of it as a glowing-golden-frozen super hero of sorts.

spicy animal slushy is healthy summer refreshment at its finest! this icy treat is made with fresh pressed apple cider, lemon juice, ginger, turmeric and cayenne - packed with anti-inflammatory and immune boosting goodness | www.nyssaskitchen.com

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spicy animal slushy


  • Author: Nyssa Tanner
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Total Time: 5 mins
  • Yield: 2-3 servings
  • Category: drink

Description

spicy animal slushy is healthy summer refreshment at its finest! this icy treat is made with fresh pressed apple cider, lemon juice, ginger, turmeric and cayenne – packed with anti-inflammatory and immune boosting goodness.


Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups apple cider or unfiltered apple juice
  • 10 ice cubes
  • Juice of 1/2 a lemon
  • 3/4 inch of ginger, grated or finely chopped
  • 1 tsp ground turmeric (if you can find it you may substitute with 1 tbs freshly grated turmeric)
  • a dash or two of cayenne pepper (optional – a little goes a long way!)
  • pinch of black pepper (to activate the turmeric)
  • a little water

Instructions

  1. Add 1½ cups fresh pressed cider, 10 ice cubes, lemon juice, ginger, turmeric and cayenne to blender and blend until smooth. Add water a little bit at a time to get it blending smoothly if needed

 

 

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