Recipe: Joy McCarthy’s Detox Sparkler


Recipe: Joy McCarthy’s Detox Sparkler

(Credit, photography: Jack Roy; Prop styling: Nikole Rutherford; Food styling: Carol Dano)

Welcome to Cooking with Joy! Each week Joy McCarthy of Joyous Health is sharing a recipe that is both mouth-watering — and mindfully made. She’s sharing her tips for how to cook using the healthiest ingredients and techniques, to make food you will feel good about serving... and devouring.

With all-star ingredients like toxin-reducing beets, digestion-aiding ginger and anti-inflammatory turmeric, this purifying elixir packs a super healthy punch into its sweet and sparkling package! Sip on it first thing in the morning to supercharge your day — and get that supreme summertime glow.


2 medium red beets, uncooked
2 thumbs fresh ginger root
2 pinky fingers fresh turmeric root
1 cup strawberries
2 cups sparkling water


Run all the ingredients through juice extractor. Pour two glasses half-full of detox juice and top with sparkling water.

Servings: Makes 2 servings

Nutritional Info.

approx. Per Serving