LemonGingrWakeup Detail

Lemon Ginger Wake-Up Call Recipe with Truvía® Natural Sweetener

Start your morning with this gentle wake-up call. This warm drink made with lemons, ginger, turmeric and Truvía® Natural Sweetener contains 58% fewer calories* than the full-sugar version, and 1g of sugar* per serving. Makes 2 servings.

  • Serving Size: 1 cup
25 Calories


  • 2 12 cups boiling water

  • 1 meyer lemon, washed and sliced

  • Juice from 1 meyer lemon

  • 1 inch piece of fresh ginger, washed, peeled and sliced

  • 18 tsp ground turmeric

  • 2 zero-calorie Truvía® Natural Sweetener Packets***

***or 2 tsp of zero-calorie Truvía® Natural Sweetener Spoonable


  1. In a medium sauce pan, bring water to a boil.

  2. Turn the heat off and add the lemon juice, lemon slices, ginger, turmeric and Truvía® Natural Sweetener.

  3. Let steep for 30 minutes.

  4. Strain and drink at room temperature or reheat, but don't bring to a boil.

*This drink has 25 calories and 1 gram of sugar per serving compared to the full-sugar version that has 60 calories and 11 grams of sugar per serving.

**Erythritol value may vary based on your choice of sweetener

Nutrition Per Serving

Calories 25
Total Fat 0g
Saturated Fat 0g
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg
Sodium 0mg
Total Carbohydrate 10g
Dietary Fiber 2g
Sugars 1g
Erythritol** 4g
Protein 1g
Vitamin A 0% DV
Vitamin C 30% DV
Calcium 2% DV
Iron 6% DV