5 Heartwarming Winter Drinks!
To hold and to have, warm drinks feel like a warm hug in winters. Immunity boosting, energy recharging and soul soothing, winter drinks are nothing short of magic in your favorite mug. Not just warming, these drink also have medical benefits, critical for your good winter health. Skipping the evergreen chai and coffee for some off-beat alternatives here. Here’s a list of a some drinks you can enjoy this winter.
1. Chamomile Tea
A fresh fragrant chamomile tea is just what you need to slip into a calming and peaceful sleep. Dried chamomile flowers are used to make this soothing beverage. Widely recommended, the herbal tea is also known for easing menstrual pain as well as symptoms of cold. Packed with flavonoids, it displays multiple medicinal properties. Just dip a tea bag in a cup of warm water and enjoy this hot herbal tea just before bed. Add a handful of raisins to your tea time and boost your level of antioxidants and immunity, alongside.
2. Green Coffee
There are multiple types of coffee, but this trending one is our pick of the season. Widely recommended by health and wellness professionals, green coffee is simply made out raw coffee beans. Unlike regular coffee beans, these are not roasted and have a milder flavour. The roasting process reduces amounts of a chemical called chlorogenic acid, which boosts its health benefits. Among benefits, it is a popular weight loss supplement and is lighter on the stomach than a regular cappuccino. So shed the holiday weight and detox with some green coffee.
A classic drink from the Kashmir valley, this beverage is filling cup of rich tasting tea. Packed with flavors of tea, dry fruits, saffron and mild sweetness, Kashmiri Kahwa is a winter favorite from the hills. With pieces of immunity boosting almonds, pistachios and other nuts, it has all ingredients necessary to keep you warm. It tea is not only a great way to kick start the day but also helps to instantaneously recharge your energy.
4. Hot Chocolate
The winter holiday season is never complete without a classic cup of hot chocolate. If you’re looking to indulge, a simple homemade hot chocolate can keep you warm, full and satisfied for a long time. Cocoa, chocolate shavings, milk and marshmallows can be your choice of drink or dessert.
5. Green Tea
Whether you’re a lemon and honey person, a rose or peppermint enthusiast or just a basic tulsi tea lover, green tea flavors can never fail to surprise you. Loaded with polyphenol antioxidants, green tea has been touted as one of the healthiest beverages today. Fighting digestive problems, hormonal problems, stress related issues or even for improving skincare, green tea can be as easy solution to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. When coupled with a handful of almonds, this makes for an extremely heathy and detoxing mid-day meal or an evening snack.