Verbena, Sage & Tea Cup Set

Dargan Healthfoods


€45.00
Verbena, Sage & Tea Cup Set

Make the best tea ever with this great combination.

Lemon Verbana

One of the most celebrated herbs for combating obesity and burning cellulite.

It is recommended to drink 1 cup of Verbana tea about 20 minutes before every meal for 1-2 months. Combined with the correct diet, it will help you regulate your weight.

Other benefits of Lemon Verbana

  • diuretic
  • detoxifying
  • antipyretic
  • anti-diarrhoeal
  • powerful anti-oxidant
  • stimulant
  • combats bad breath

Contra-indications

Should be avoided by those with low blood pressure due to strong diuretic effects.

Recommend Recipes and Uses

Lemon Verbena is a unique herb that does not lose its flavour during cooking. It can be used wherever you use lemon, as well as combined with lemon for a more intense flavour. Sweet and lemon-like in fragrance, it’s often used to add flavour to white meat sauces as well as both fruit and green salads.

Preparation of Lemon Verbena Tea

Heat up a cup of water, until it has boiled. Remove it from heat and steep 5 leaves of Lemon Verbena. Steep for approximately 7-10 minutes in Tesserae  then is ready to drink. 

Best to be drunk without milk or sugar, but always drink to your own taste buds for an enjoyable experience. 

Sage

Sage loves the sun and rocky terrain, thus it flourishes in southern Greece and particularly in the Peloponnese and the islands. In antiquity it was believed to be a panacea for a wide range of ailments. References to its medicinal properties abound in the writings of the great healers of antiquity (e.g. Hippocrates, Dioskourides, Galen).

Properties-Uses: As a beverage it helps decreases symptoms of hot flushes, improves memory, has antiseptic properties and helps to cure pharyngitis and common colds. In cooking it is used to season meat, pasta, broths and sauces.

Preparation: Add a teaspoon of sage to 250 ml water. When it comes to the boil remove from the heat and let it rest for a few minutes. Strain and drink it hot or cold.

 

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