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Green Tea/Lime Slushie
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Drink this instead of a Lime and Rum Slush.Serve with your next Stir-Fry meal for interest.

Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (3 beneficials)
  • Type A Non Secretor (2 beneficials)
  • Type AB (1 beneficials)
  • Type B (2 beneficials)
  • Type B Non Secretor (2 beneficials)
  • Type O (2 beneficials)
  • Beverages
  • 1 quart brewed hot Green Tea
  • 1/4 cup Maple Syrup (sweeten more to taste)
  • juice of 2 Limes including pulp
  • 2 tsp Lime zest
  • Gch of Cinnamon
  • pinch of Tarragon
  • pinch of Ginger
How to make it:
  1. Add maple syrup to hot tea and mix.
  2. Add spices.
  3. Add remaining ingredients, saving 1 tsp lime zest for garnish.
  4. Freeze mixture in ice trays.
  5. To serve: Run frozen tea through blender or Champion juicer until slush consistency.
  6. Pour into individual serving glasses and garnish with lime slices and lime zest curls.
  7. Serve with: Any meal needing a cooling drink.

BTD Core Ingredients Analysis:

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Ginger1 B B N B B B B B
Green Tea1 B B B B B B B B
Lime/Lime Juice1 B N N B N N N N
Tarragon  N N N N N N N B
Maple Syrup  N N N A N N N A

BTD Variations and Substitutions Analysis:

Herb/Spice Product(s)
NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Cinnamon1 N N N N A A N A

[1] This recipe uses ingredients which may help limit bacterial overgrowth.

  • This recipe is low in common allergens.
  • This recipe is gluten free.
  • This is a low lectin recipe.
  • This recipe uses ecologically friendly ingredients.

    If an ingredient is an avoid for your blood type, then try using a BTD compliant variant/substitute or leaving the item out of the recipe.

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    Revision History:
    • Revised Oct 01, 2007 at 09:00 PM By: Don