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turmeric ginger lemon health shots recipe
5 from 3 votes

Turmeric & Ginger Health Shot

These turmeric ginger and lemon health shots are a great way to kickstart your day. Loaded with zesty lemon and punchy ginger root, these delicious homemade drinks are perfect to make in a batch.
Course Drinks
Diet Vegan, Vegetarian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 8 2 oz shots


  • 7 oz turmeric root
  • 4 lemons rind removed
  • 6 oz ginger root roughly chopped
  • 1 apple quartered
  • 1 pinch black pepper


  • Put all of the ingredients in either a blender or juicer. Blend until smooth and until all the ingredients have been incorporated as much as possible.
  • Prepare a sieve with kitchen towel or paper lined in it. Place the sieve above a container. Pour the turmeric mix in the sieve, allowing it to strain through the paper and filter out any unwanted pulp.
  • Pour the filtered mix into your choice of bottles or jars, or even put it in ice trays to enjoy later.
  • When you do serve to enjoy, add a punch of black pepper. Drink in one go as a shot, follow with water.


  • To get the full effect, these are best enjoyed first thing in the morning on an empty stomach
  • Can be stored for up to 4 days in the fridge