Recipe of Barley water

How to prepare barley water

barleyIngredients for a liter of barley water:

  • 4 cups of water.
  • One-half cup of barley.
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar cane.
  • Cinnamon (optional).
  • Skin of lemon (optional).


  • Put the kettle on.
  • When boiling, add barley and cook for 45 minutes over low heat.
  • Then, strain the barley and water is separated
  • Add a spoonful of sugar cane and stir well.
  • Optionally, you can add a slice of lemon or a bit of cinnamon.


  • It can be used to cut the diarrhea, and to quench thirst and hydrate the body in the days of great heat. Take two or three cold glasses a day.

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20 June, 2021

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