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Blackberry, Clementine and Clove Infused Water Recipe

Simmer up this soothing hot water infusion during the winter months, perfect for unwinding after a long day in the cold.

| September 2019

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Ingredients:

  • 8 blackberries
  • 4 cloves
  • 2 clementines
  • 2 cups of water

Method:

  1. In a small bowl, crush the blackberries with the back of a spoon. Scrape the crushed blackberries, along with their juice, into a small saucepan, then add the cloves. Thinly slice one of the clementines and add this to the pan. Cut the remaining clementine in half, squeeze the juice over everything, then add the water. Simmer over a low heat for five to ten minutes then carefully pour into mugs before drinking.
  2. Alternatively, place all of the prepared ingredients in a small teapot, pour over two cups of boiling water and leave to infuse for five to ten minutes.

Tip:

This infusion is perfect for the winter months when clementines are in season and at their best. Drink while nibbling on a warm mince pie to restore your sanity after a long day of Christmas shopping.

More from Infused Waters:

infused-watersWe all know we should drink more water – sales of reusable water bottles have soared as we seek to cut down on our plastic and maintain maximum hydration. But it isn’t the most inspiring of drinks – until now. Infused Waters offers 50 beautiful, healthy drinks that will help you get through the day’s challenges. At home or on the go, absorb nature’s health-enhancing vitamins, antioxidants and minerals while increasing your daily water intake. With drinks designed for whether you want a reviving lift, a relaxing sip or a restorative burst of hydration, through these imaginative fruit infusions, herbal waters and spicy blends, you’ll find ways of adding a pretty health boost to your dining table or office bottle – and fruity and floral fragrance and delights to the dullest of drinks.

Recipe excerpted with permission from Infused Waters: 50 Simple Drinks to Restore, Revive and Relax by Georgina Davies, published by Quadrille, August 2019, RRP $14.99 hardcover.



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