Kadha

By Rita Jamshed Kapadia 2 comments

by Mitali Singer

You can make this Kadha an herbal drink to ward off bacterial and viral infections. A precautionary stop for sore throat. Known to be very effective in India and drunk by the masses.

Kadha Drink
Kadha Drink

Ingredients

3 pieces of 2 inch long Cinnamon Sticks (or 1 tsp Cinnamon powder)

1 tsp Black Pepper

1 tsp grated ginger

1 tsp turmeric powder or fresh turmeric grated

1 tsp fresh or dry basil leaves

3 Cloves

3 cups of water

1 tsp Honey (optional)

Method

Mix all ingredients and boil in water.

Strain and drink the liquid while it is warm

Add honey if desired

Rita Jamshed Kapadia

Cookbooks are available on Amazon. Rita has published the MEGA "Manna of the 21st Century Parsi Cuisine cookbook" and several other mini cookbooks.

2 Comments

Raymond Doctor

Mar 3, 2020, 10:53 pm

I add lemon grass to mine.

Rita

Mar 3, 2020, 8:50 pm

The lemon grass is very tasty. Nice touch.

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