How to make apple cider vinegar drink that’s actually drinkable!

How to make apple cider vinegar drink that’s actually drinkable!

You may have heard that apple cider vinegar has some amazing health but is it palatable!? We’ve put together our favourite recipes in this “how to make apple cider vinegar drink guide”.

Apple cider vinegar is made by fermenting apples.

Not only is it awesome at softening hair (I’ve been using nothing but water and occasional Chamomile or ACV rinse for 6 months now!) it also has numerous health benefits when ingested.

This includes weight loss, reduced cholesterol, lower blood sugar levels and improved symptoms of diabetes.

Healthline

Choosing the right Apple Cider Vinegar

Most supermarket bought ACV has been distilled which meabs that the “mother” has been removed.

The “mother” refers to the strands of proteins, enzymes and good bacteria that are present.

how to make apple cider vinegar drink
Buy ACV with the “mother”.

It’s what gives the ACV a cloudy, appearance, sometimes with a few sediments.

To ensure that you’re getting maximum from your ACV then opt for the most natural, raw, unfiltered and organic version anyway.So, how do you make a palatable drink with apple cider vinegar?

It is also really simple to make your own apple cider vinegar and best of all it can be made with scraps from peeled amd cored apples.

 

How to make apple cider vinegar drink that’s drinkable…

There are a few different drinks that you could try.

Here are our favourite apple cider vinegar drinks:

Apple cider vinegar drink with lemon and honey

A refreshing citrusy drink that you should enjoy if you like real lemonade.

  • 1 tablespoon of lemon juice (organic)
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • Soda water (we use our soda stream as we’re reducing our plastic waste.)
  • A drop of honey to taste.

1. Juice your lemon. Add a tablespoon to your glass.

2. Stir in 1 tablespoon of ACV.

3. Top up as required with soda water.

4. Add honey to taste. You can reduce the amount as you get used to the taste.

Warm and spicy apple cider vinegar drink

A cosy drink to sip on a chilly day. Use warm apple juice and it’ll taste like fresh apple pie.

  • 1 tablespoon of lemon juice (organic)
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • Hot water or warm apple juice.
  • Cinnamon stick or pinch of ground cinnamon.
  • A drop of honey to taste.

how to make apple cider vinegar drink

1. Juice your lemon. Add a tablespoon to your mug.

2. Stir in 1 tablespoon of ACV.

3. Pop in a cinnamom stick.

4. Pour in hot water to desired strength.

5. Remove cinnamom stick.

6. Add honey to taste. You can reduce the amount as you get used to the taste.

Juicy apple cider vinegar drink

A refreshing juice drink that’s perfect for a Summer’s day.

  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • Apple juice or other clear juice.
  • A drop of honey to taste.

1. Add 1 tablespoon of ACV to your glass.

2. Pour over apple juice to required strength.

3. Add honey to taste. You can reduce the amount as you get used to the taste.

How to make apple cider vinegar drink shots?

Let’s face it, you may not like the taste of ACV even using my delicious suggestions above!

You might find it easier to drink an ACV shot (a small glass usually used gor spirits).

However, please make sure your diluting your ACV. Undiluted ACV is not a good thing to drink. It’s acidity can damage your teeth and throat.

Dilute ACV to a ratio of at least 10:1. So 10 parts water to 1 part ACV.

how to make apple cider vinegar drink
Making your own ACV is a great way to use up apple peels and cores.

Apple Cider Vinegar Shot Drink

Great if you want to just get it over with! 

  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • Apple juice or other clear juice.
  • A drop of honey to taste.

1. Add 1 teaspoon of ACV to your shot glass.

2. Pour over water or juice.

3. Down it!

 

When is the best time to drink apple cider vinegar drink?

Whenever you like really!

I like to drink mine midday as it’s generally when I start flagging having run around with two toddlers all morning.

It’s worth noting that some people advise using a straw to protect the enamel of your teeth when drinking ACV. If you do then please use a reusable straw.

I hope our ‘how to make apple cider vinegar drink’ guide is useful…I’d love to know which is your favourite!



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