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Blood Type Diet Recipe


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Trying to drink a lot of water? Try this refreshing twist.

Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (1 beneficials)
  • Type A Non Secretor (1 beneficials)
  • Type AB (1 beneficials)
  • Type AB Non Secretor (1 beneficials)
  • Type B (0 beneficials)
  • Type B Non Secretor (0 beneficials)
  • Type O (0 beneficials)
  • Type O Non Secretor (0 beneficials)

  • Beverages

  • 1 bunch fresh spearmint
  • 1 fresh lemon thinly sliced
  • large pitcher of purified water

How to make it:
  1. In a large glass pitcher, put several sprigs of spearmint, half the lemon slices and ice about 1/2 way. The ice falling on the spearmint and lemon releases some of the flavors.
  2. Fill with purified water.
  3. Let sit for about 10-15 minutes for flavors to mingle.
  4. Enjoy the refreshing taste.

Blood Type Diet Analysis:

Core Ingredients Analysis:
The ingredients in this category are either BTD compliant for all types or the recipe author and/or editor did not suggest a possible substitution. If this category contains avoids for your blood type this recipe may not work for you, unless you feel like you can omit the item or make an appropriate substitution. If you develop a great BTD compliant variation of this recipe please consider adding it to the Recipe Database.

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Spearmint N N N N N N N N
Lemon/Lemon ... 1 B B B B N N N N

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

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

    Please Note:

    There are several cookbooks based on the Blood Type Diet that are available in print:

    Cook Right
    For Your Type

    Cookbook Type A

    Cookbook Type AB

    Cookbook Type B

    Cookbook Type O

    Revision History:
    • Revised Oct 14, 2007 at 02:07 PM By: Rodney

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  •     Written in Perl by Peter D'Adamo. Copyright 2007-2015 All rights reserved.

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