Peppermint Leaf

Botanical Name: Mentha piperita Common Names: Brady mint, balm mint, curled mint, lamb mint. Tasting notes: Floral, grassy, minty, rough mouth feel. Origin: United States Brewing temp.: 100 °c Steeping time:  5 mins Antioxidant Level: Caffeine Content: none Personal notes on the herbals from  – Starwest Botanicals Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance Infused liquor Aroma analysis Flavour Analysis…

Marshmallow Root

Botanical Name: Althaea officinalis Common Names: Althea root, sweet weed, mallards, guimauve, mortification plant, schloss tea, wymote. Tasting notes: Soft light, nearly tasteless. Origin: Croatia Brewing temp.: 100 °c Steeping time:  4 mins Antioxidant Level: Caffeine Content: none Personal notes on the herbals – Starwest Botanicals Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance Infused liquor Aroma analysis Flavour Analysis  Beige &…

Marshmallow Leaf

Botanical Name: Althea officinalis Common Names: Marshmallow leaf, Althea root, sweet weed, mallards, guimauve, mortification plant, schloss tea, wymote. Tasting notes: Vegetal grassy rough mouth feel. Origin: Croatia Brewing temp.: 100°c Steeping time:  5 mins Antioxidant Level: Caffeine Content: none Personal notes on the herbals –  Starwest Botanicals Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance Infused liquor Aroma analysis Flavour…

Organic Lemon Verbena

Botanical Name: Aloysia triphylla, Aloysia citrodora Common Names: Herb Louisam, Lemonscented Verbena, lemon beebrush Tasting notes: Dry mouth astringent feel, grassy, soft light citrus. Origin: Egypt Brewing temp.: 100°c Steeping time:  5 mins Antioxidant Level: high Caffeine Content: none Classical use: Calms the stomach, reduces feelings of stress, helps to eliminate congestion, reduces a fever. Personal notes on the herbals…

Lily of the Valley (wild crafted)

Botanical Name: Convallaria majalis Common Names: Lily of the Valley, May lily, may bells, convallaria, conval lily, our lady’s tears, little maybells, fairy cups, muguet, lily constancy, ladder-to-heaven and Jacob’s ladder. Tasting notes: Strong green & vegetal notes with a distinct bitterness. Origin: Hungary Brewing temp.: 100°c Steeping time:  4 mins Antioxidant Level: Caffeine Content: none Classical medicinal properties –…

Wild Mint

Botanical Name: Mentha canadensis Common Names: Wild Mint Tasting notes: Buttery mouth feel, complex vegetal, minty, soft seaweed flavours. Origin: Alberta Brewing temp.: 100°c Steeping time:  4 mins Antioxidant Level: Caffeine Content: none Personal notes on the herbals – Chickadee Farms – Organic Herbs Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance Infused liquor Aroma analysis Flavour Analysis Soft jade greens, broken…

Peppermint

Botanical Name: Mentha piperita Common Names: Brady mint, balm mint, curled mint, lamb mint Tasting notes:  Strong minty, soothing floral notes. Origin: Alberta Brewing temp.: 100°c Steeping time:  4 mins Antioxidant Level: Caffeine Content: none Personal notes on the herbals – Chickadee Farms – Organic Herbs Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance Infused liquor Aroma analysis Flavour Analysis  Bright…

Organic Oatstraw

Botanical Name: Avena sativa L. Common Names: Groats, herb oats, oatgrass, oats, wild oats. Tasting notes: Soft vegetal, straw notes. Origin: Weight: 1 gm Brewing temp.: 90°c Steeping time:  4 mins Antioxidant Level: ? Caffeine Content: none Uses: Antispasmodic, cardia, diuretic, emollient, nervine and stimulant properties. Personal notes on the herbals Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance…

Peppermint (Golden Bough)

Botanical Name: Mentha piperita L Common Names: Peppermint Tasting notes: Minty vegetal green, slightly astringent. Origin: Weight: 1 gm Brewing temp.: 90°c Steeping time:  4 mins Antioxidant Level: ? Caffeine Content: none Personal notes on the herbals Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance Infused liquor Aroma analysis Flavour Analysis Fine dark brown green bits & stems Very…

Horsetail

Botanical Name: Equisetum L. Common Names: Horsetail Tasting notes: Subtle vegetal green notes Origin: Weight: 1 gm Brewing temp.: 90°c Steeping time:  4 mins Antioxidant Level: ? Caffeine Content: none Personal notes on the herbals Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance Infused liquor Aroma analysis Flavour Analysis Needle like shape, soft green, leaf pieces and stems…