Camping Food Ideas: Ginger Tea

Feeling a little under the weather? Simmer fresh ginger in water over the fire, stir in honey, and enjoy a cup of warm ginger tea. The anti-inflammatory properties in ginger can help to relieve a sore throat.

Serves: 4
Prep time: 5 min
Cook time: 25 mins
Total time: 30 mins

Ginger tea


  • 8 cups water
  • 1 cup thinly sliced unpeeled ginger
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • cinnamon


Bring 8 cups water and 1 cup thinly sliced unpeeled ginger to a simmer in a saucepan; simmer until reduced to 5 cups, about 25 minutes. Sweeten with 1/4 cup honey and divide among mugs (strain, if desired). Dust with cinnamon.