Lemon Barley water is an old fashioned British tonic that was given to the weak as an alternative source of nourishment. Now most people just drink it because they like it! Some recipes use sugar in their recipes however honey gives it a more intense flavor. If you have any fresh ginger handy, finely grate about 1 tablespoon of it and boil it with the barley for a gingery kick. Found on the internet. Enjoy!
Lemongrass Ginger Barley Tea | vermilionroots.com. A tasty combination of two popular drinks in Southeast Asia: barley water + lemongrass ginger tea. Barley water is cooling and lemongrass ginger tea is a remedy for gastrointestinal issues.
Barley Water - used to prevent formation of kidney stones, water retention in pregnant women and to treat urinary tract infections. It has many more benefits like clearing toxins from stomach, helping to reduce cholesterol and keeping the skin clear. Also considered one of the best summer drinks to keep cool & hydrated.