Edible flowers make everything extra lovely! These ruby-hued digestive bitters are no exception. In fact, I’ve declared them a summertime necessity from this point forward. With all the anti-inflammatory antioxidant health benefits of lavender, hibiscus, elderflower, and chamomile, this bitters […]
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This lemon balm wine is a new take on an ancient cure-all called Carmelite water. And while it has long lost its reputation as a miracle potion, Carmelite water can still be enjoyed today just as you’d enjoy any glass of wine. But maybe you’ll enjoy it just a little bit more knowing it’s full of nutritive and medicinal herbs.
Making your own cocktail bitters at home is so easy and fun! This coffee and cacao cocktail bitters recipe can be made with bourbon or rum and takes 10 minutes of your hands-on time. Plus, it’s not just for cocktails. […]
The bitter flavor, one of the 5 basic flavors we can taste that include sour, salty, sweet, and umami, is essential to healthy digestion. And yet interestingly so, we’ve taken bitter foods nearly entirely out of our cuisine, especially so […]
This herbal take on a classic grapefruit cocktail includes all the nutritive and medicinal benefits of one of the sweetest little flowers. Chamomile not only lends its subtle nuances of apple and honey to the earthy and subtle sweet taste of tequila, but it also infuses this cocktail with added digestive, anti-inflammatory, and nerve relaxing benefits.
I’m going to start this off by admitting the great privilege it is to be one of those people whom the bugs usually steer clear of. I couldn’t tell you why, but while all my friends and family are vigorously […]