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Cooking with Joy: Detox Sparkler

Sustain your summertime glow with this vibrant elixir that’s slightly sweet and oh-so-refreshing!

Sustain your summertime glow with this vibrant elixir that’s slightly sweet and oh-so-refreshing!

(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.

Ingredients

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

Preparation

Sustain your summertime glow with this vibrant elixir that’s slightly sweet and oh-so-refreshing! 3:45

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

Servings: Makes 2 servings

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