Matricaria recutita | “DreamCatcherTM Series” | After Dinner or bedtime beverage | This Wild or German Chamomile with its active ingredient chamazulene makes a great tasting ‘After Dinner Tea’. It is also used for its calming effect, in healthy skin cosmetics and known for its anti-allergic actions.
Harvested in Egypt, where Ramses II already in 1250 BC was using its oils in healing rituals. Taken internally or externally, this potent Wild Chamomile is an exellent and safe herb for everyday use.
To sweeten consider Rock Candy Crystals or our popular Oregon Tea Honeys # 88005.
Theine (caffeine) content: None | Gift Tin Packaging
Suggested Water Temperature: 212 F – Suggested Infusion Time: 8 Minutes.
Preparation: Bring fresh water to the boil. Warm up your tea pot by rinsing it with hot water. Fill one teaspoon per 6 oz cup of this Herbal Tisane into the preheated tea pot or preferred cup. Pour the hot water into the tea. Let infuse up to 8 Minutes and serve. Remove infuser or pour your tea into another tea-pot or thermos carafe. Using an infuser or ‘Permanent Tea Filter’ for your cup or pot makes it easy to separate the fruits and herbs from the beverage after steeping.
Culinary notes: Because of its fresh and light character this Herbal Tisane is offered as a choice with light foods, vegetarian, Macrobiotic or vegetable recipes and special desserts including fruits and lighter French cheese selections. Superb Iced Tea selection. Suitable as a ‘day & night’ children’s tea.
Another healthy evening choice is the TeaFountain selection TF # 2407 Herbal Infusion MOROCCAN NIGHTS.
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