Ginger Detox Drink

A cleansing beverage featuring ginger and lemons
Staff Writer
Ginger Detox


If you combine Meyer lemons with ginger, it will rev up your metabolism and cleanse your body of harmful toxins and pollutants. Lemons are great for smoothies, but paired with ginger, they're undeniably delicious.


  • 1 1/2 Ounce kale or collard greens
  • 2 cucumbers
  • 1 apple
  • 1 meyer lemon, peeled
  • 1/2 inch of ginger
  • 1/2 Tablespoon chlorella
  • 1 Cup water
  • 1 Cup ice


Blend together until smooth.

Ginger Shopping Tip

Staples of Asian cuisine such as ginger, daikon, rice vinegar, and spicy chile sauces like Sriracha add bright, fresh flavors without lots of fuss.

Ginger Cooking Tip

Sriracha has good heat but also has flavor - its mild sweetness comes from sun-ripened chile peppers as well as sugar and garlic.