Ginger-Lemon Tea


Enjoy this low-calorie flavored green tea beverage all winter long.

Ginger Lemon Tea
Total Time:
20 mins


  • 6 cup water

  • 4 teaspoon sugar

  • 1 1-inch piece fresh ginger, thinly sliced

  • 8 lemon peel strips (about 2-1/2 x 1 inch each)

  • 6 green tea bags (decaffeinated, if desired)

  • Lemon slices (optional)


  1. Combine water, sugar, ginger, and lemon peel strips in a large saucepan. Bring to boiling; reduce heat and simmer, uncovered, for 10 minutes. Remove ginger and lemon strips with a slotted spoon and discard them.

  2. Place tea bags in a teapot; immediately add simmering water mixture. Cover; let steep according to tea package directions. Remove tea bags; discard. Serve beverage immediately. If desired, garnish with lemon slices. Makes 6 servings.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

13 Calories
3g Carbs
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 6
Calories 13
% Daily Value *
Sodium 7mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 3g 1%

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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