I hope that you are enjoying the beautiful day we have been blessed with today. May is finally starting to feel summery here. Today I am going to share a fun recipe that will give you a little boost when you start to feel groggy during the day.
These little gummies are low in sugar and contain green tea which has caffeine in it to provide a little pick-me-up for when you're feeling sluggish. Enjoy!
Power Gummies Makes about 36 gummies Total time: 45 minutes By Mona Zavosh Ingredients ½ cup organic coconut water ¾ cup cherry juice 2 green tea bags 3 tablespoons creamed honey 1 ½ tablespoons agar-agar powder ⅛ teaspoon Himalayan pink salt Directions 1. Place a small funnel in a squeeze bottle and set aside. In a small saucepan, bring the coconut water to a boil, then remove from heat. 2. Steep the tea bags in the hot liquid for 10 minutes. Once 10 minutes have passed, discard the tea bags. 3. Add the cherry juice, creamed honey, and salt to the saucepan and bring to a boil again. When the liquid is boiling, reduce the heat to simmer and whisk in the agar-agar powder. Continue to whisk for 3-4 minutes until the powder has dissolved. 4. Working quickly and carefully (it is HOT), pour the liquid into the squeeze bottle. 5. Squeeze the liquid into the mold of your choice. 6. Transfer the mold to the refrigerator for 10 minutes to set. 7. Pop the gummies out of the mold and store in an airtight container in the fridge. 8. Enjoy this playful treat that also replenishes your body!
Let me know if you try this recipe and what you think. I am also open to any ideas that you have for future posts so please share. Don't forget to enter the cookbook giveaway!
Until next time,