Burdock is rich in antioxidants and has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial propoerties. Pregnant women or women trying to become pregnant should avoid burdock, plus people allergic to chrysanthemums or daisies.
1 kg burdock root, peeled and thinly sliced
2 spring onions, greens included, cut into 2cm slices
1 tbsp finely grated fresh ginger
Zest and juice of 1 lemon
Crushed red pepper flakes, to taste
1-1½ tbsp unrefined sea salt
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