STAR ANISE ORGANIC
Illicium verum Organic
Star Anise is the pod which houses the famous aniseed. With a liquorice like taste, it is used to sweeten the taste of other herbal medicines and teas
Stimulating appetite, relieving gut troubles and common colds. Can help with a restful sleep.
|Botanical Name||Illicium verum|
|Organic Status||Certified Organic|
|Country of Origin||India|
Tea infusions, iced tea, cocktails. Chinese and traditional medicine practices, star anise is steeped in water to make a tea used to treat respiratory infections, nausea, constipation and other digestive issues.
Avoid during pregnancy, breast feeding & with children under 7 years old.
Information on the traditional uses and properties are provided on this site is for educational use only, and is not intended as medical advice. If you have any serious health concerns, you should always check with your health care practitioner before use.
Spicy Mint Tea
Pot to make 4 cups of tea
1 small bunch of mint leaves
4 sticks cinnamon sticks
3 star anis
6 cups water
1-2 thin slices of fresh ginger (optional)
Manuka honey to taste (optional)
Combine all the ingredients except lemon & honey in a big pot and bring to boil. Reduce heat & simmer for 10 minutes. Transfer into your cups & add lemon & honey to taste.