I once heard the saying “Medicine is not health care. Food is health care. Medicine is sick care.” and it very much resonated with me. While I know it’s silly to think that if you eat right, you won’t ever get sick again, I think there’s definitely some truth to it! So I decided to write this article about Paleo Immune Boosting Recipes!
Before we jump in to the recipes, let me mention 10 super immune boosting foods that you can start adding to your diet if you haven’t already!
- Garlic – Garlic contains compounds that help the immune system fight germs.
- Spinach – Spinach is not only rich in vitamin C but also packed with numerous antioxidants and beta carotene.
- Turmeric – Curcumin, a compound found in turmeric is known to have anti-inflammatory properties that helps boost immunity. .
- Citrus Fruit – Contains a load of Vitamin C!
- Red Bell Pepper – Surprisingly, contains even more Vitamin C then Citrus Fruits!
- Broccoli – Broccoli is also packed with phytochemicals and antioxidants.
- Ginger – Ginger contains tons of vitamins, some of which are magnesium, iron, zinc, and calcium.
- Chicken – Chicken and other poultry will give you your dose of Vitamin B-6. Vitamin B-6 is vital to the formation of new and healthy red blood cells.
- Sweet Potatoes – Sweet potatoes are rich in beta carotene which converts into vitamin A. This vitamin boosts the immune system and lower the risk for various diseases.
- Fish – Omega 3s also play an important role in the production of compounds that regulate your immune system.
This Ginger Tea recipe includes all the info you need to know about the health benefits of ginger tea! It’s an easy way to help boost your immune system.
With healthy fats, anti-inflammatory turmeric, and all the benefits of bone broth, this Turmeric Bone Broth Latte is a warming, healing, savory drink. Just add water for a keto, paleo, Whole30 Instant Turmeric Bone Broth Latte! This nourishing instant drink is just as convenient as it is healthy!
Stay hydrated and nourished when you or your family come down with the flu. This anti-inflammatory, immune-boosting, mineral-rich Get Through The Flu Herbal Tea is exactly what sick bodies need. With the benefits of nettle, cinnamon, ginger, and turmeric, it helps your body heal naturally.
Immune Boosting Tea Recipe is a home remedy that will boost your immune system, fight colds, ease a sore throat and calm your cough! I call it the “magical elixir” because how effective it is at relieving pesky cold and flu symptoms!
This immune-boosting tea is so soothing & is perfect for the cold & flu season. I drink it every day for preventative & 2-3 times a day if feeling under the weather.
This Immune-Boosting Orange Banana Smoothie is so creamy and delicious. With loads of Vitamin C, it’s also nourishing and healthy. This easy smoothie recipe only has 3 ingredients and tastes like a dairy-free orange creamsicle.
This anti-inflammatory and gut-healing Ginger and Turmeric Kombucha is an easy second ferment that adds probiotics and pain-relieving benefits to your diet!
Ever wondered what to do with leftover zucchini juice when making shredded zucchini fritters, muffins or low-carb pizza crust? By all means, don’t throw it down the sink! Instead, make this quick and easy immune-boosting zucchini juice tonic with added ginger and lemon. Have it as a shooter or dilute with some ice or water, and feel energised, hydrated and nourished from within.
This quick & easy to make Immune-Boosting Tropical Breakfast Bowl is packed with nutrition from immune-boosting superfoods that are high in vitamins, minerals & antioxidants and good-for-you probiotics. Made with dairy-free coconut milk yogurt, this recipe is vegan, paleo, and AIP-friendly.
This rainbow chicken dinner is nutrient-dense and delicious bursting with vitamins, antioxidants and minerals that can help support your immune system and wellbeing. This meal is gluten-free, paleo and Whole30-friendly.
This dinner is packed with immune boosting ingredients! Literally every ingredient in the name is listed in my list of Immune Boosting foods – lemon, garlic, chicken and broccoli! So make this to get your Vitamin C, B-6, and antioxidants!
This sheet pan that’s packed with nutrients! The Chicken and Sweet potatoes will provide your body with Vitamin B-6 and Vitamin A!
Salmon is a great source of Omega 3, and the Broccolini in this sheet plan recipe provides you with your body’s Vitamin A and Vitamin C requirements to boost immune system!
A spicy and salty mix of cabbage, carrots, green onion, garlic and ginger. This Homemade Kimchi is super tasty and addicting!
If you are looking for a little boost to your morning smoothie, this Inflammation Busting and Immune Boosting Spice Blend may be just the thing for you!
Cooked with creamy coconut milk and anti-inflammatory turmeric spice, this zucchini soup is healing and nutritious, perfect for gut health and immune support. It’s a light yet satisfying meal, paleo, vegan, gluten-free, keto and Whole30 friendly.
This paleo chicken soup is filled with nutrition your body needs whether you are trying to get over a sickness or avoiding getting sick – chicken broth, carrots, ginger, garlic, onions and more!
Carrots will provide your body with Vitamin C, while the Ginger boosts your immune system with tons of vitamins, and magnesium, iron, zinc, and calcium!
This Paleo Immune Boosting Soup is packed with anti-inflammatory ingredients, as well as Vitamins A,B,C, D and K! It is different than other recipes in that it keeps things light and uses shiitake mushrooms instead of miso for that rich umami flavor.
Golden milk is a traditional Indian drink that has its roots in Ayurveda. These Golden Milk Popsciles are made with Turmeric, Ginger, Honey and deliciuos spice.
Delicious immune-boosting easy baked apples is the best breakfast or even dessert to keep your family healthy and happy for the upcoming cold and flu season.
Golden milk, aka haldi ka doodh, is a known ancient healing remedy. These gummies are made with Turmeric, Ginger and Honey!
Heal your gut and reap the anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antioxidant benefits of these Flu Busting Citrus and Turmeric Gummies.
This Paleo Herbal Blackcurrant Cough Syrup will help to boost immunity, soothe sore throats, and calm down nasty coughs in a matter of seconds.
his is the best recipe for Homemade Cough Syrup I have found! It has All Natural & Organic Ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry. Better than any store-bought without all the nasty chemicals.It helps to soothe a sore throat & calms a cough.
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