Black Pepper Health Benefits
For centuries, black pepper and other types of pepper have been used in Ayurveda and alternative medicines for reducing free radicals, increasing circulation, reducing joint stiffness, easing sinus pressure, promoting weight loss and balancing the body’s water content.
Learn about more health benefits of pepper, or check out my top recommended detox teas, several of which feature pepper as an ingredient.
Pepper Drink Recipes
Pepper can be boiled in hot water or simmered in milk as a basic home remedy for some of the ailments listed above. Beyond that, pepper can be used to add flavor to a wide range of drinks, including teas and cocktails. Here are some drink recipes featuring pepper:
- Red Pepper & Orange Vodka Cocktail Recipe
- Bloody Mary Mix Recipe (With Black Pepper)
- Green Tea & White Pepper Dessert Martini Recipe
- Healthy Margarita Recipe With Green Peppercorns