Molasses Tea

Let’s talk about molasses tea…

I almost thought I was out or almost out of ideas for tea, but the health benefits of molasses—particularly blackstrap molasses— has me mixing the dark syrup into hot tea.

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Blackstrap molasses is a good source of iron and calcium, and has a sweetness and a flavor to it that both sweetens and flavors your tea. So far, I have only made molasses tea with naturally decaffeinated tea (regular tea) and have not yet tried this with herbal, green, or black tea. The tea darkens even more and has a nice flavor. Without milk (almond/soy milk), it’s fine, but I like it best (so far) with almond milk. I like 2 spoonfuls in my tea.

This one’s probably best taken in the morning, noon, or afternoon (as you will need the nutrition throughout the day), but I last took it in the evening. Definitely use herbal tea or decaffeinated if you are going to drink this in the evening.

It’s natural.

It’s healthy.

It’s healing.

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