Detoxifying Health Elixirs for All Seasons

BY: EXECUTIVE CHEF, JUSTIN MACY

At CIVANA, there is no ordinary arrival. Every check-in starts with our welcome ritual, which involves being treated to a seasonal health elixir shot. Add a refreshing start to your day or when you need that little extra boost by adding this to your day. Make this at home and tag us @CIVANAresort!

Summer: Wilcox Peach + Sparkling White Grape Elixir

This energizer aids in circulation and digestion and helps reduce water retention. Packed with antioxidants this offers an immediate cooling effect.

4 oz. Sparkling White Grape Juice
2 oz. Local Peach Nectar (we source from Wilcox, AZ)
1/2 oz. Thyme Agave syrup

Serve chilled.

Spring: Grapefruit + Basil Cleanser

Increase your metabolism with this oxidation damage fighting concoction. Complete with plenty of vitamin C, this is a natural blood pressure reducer.

4 oz. Grapefruit juice
3 each Basil leaf (muddled)
3/4 oz. Agave syrup

Serve chilled.

Fall: Prickly Pear + Watermelon Elixir

The perfect jet-lag remedy, this cooling shot is packed with electrolytes, miners and vitamins. Antioxidant rich with plenty of anti-inflammatory qualities and naturally reduces water retention.

1 oz. Prickly pear
2 oz. Watermelon juice
1 oz. Fresh lime juice
½ oz. Agave nectar

Serve chilled.

Winter: Wilcox Cider + Elderberry Tonic

Rich in minerals and vitamin C, this mixture helps boost your immune system with anti-bacterial and anti-viral agents along with digestion detoxification.

4 oz. Local Cider (we source from Wilcox, AZ)
1/2 oz. Monin Elderflower
1/2 oz. Fresh lime juice

Serve chilled.

Enjoy!

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