- 1 cup licorice root (cut and sifted)
- 1/2 cups cinnamon sticks (broken into chips)
- 1/2 cup dried orange peel
- 1/2 cup astrgalus root (cut and sifted)
- 1/2 cup ashwagandha root (cut and sifted)
- 1/2 cup eleuthero root or Siberian Ginseng
- 1/2 cup dried chamomile flowers
- 2 tbsp dried cloves
For the Licorice Tea Blend :
- 1 tbsp licorice tea blend
- 1 cup water
Known among herbal enthusiasts and Chinese healers as the ultimate brew with healing and soothing qualities, Licorice Root Tea can help cure a case of cold like no other medicine can.
Made from, earthy licorice roots, chamomile, ginseng, orange peel and a blend of other herbs, licorice tea is a delicious brew of nature’s best solutions for curing and healing. All ingredients in this tea have various benefits; which when combined together, makes a concoction that not only warms the body from inside, but gets rid of different diseases.
Whether it’s on a day you are feeling under the weather, or on a cold winter’s night this tea will be the best remedy. Try this easy recipe to brew yourself a delicious cup of licorice tea.
Licorice, one the most used herb in Traditional Chinese medicine, has numerous benefits for the body. The nutrients in the root have the ability to soothe sore throats, heartburn, Irritable bowel syndrome, ulcers, fatigue, stress and more. The orange peel offers abundance of Vitamin C and other minerals, which combined with the astragalus root, helps build the immune system. The herbs in the tea are even used by many traditional medics to prevent severe illnesses like liver diseases and cancer.
How to Make Licorice Root Tea
For the Licorice Tea Blend
For the Licorice Tea
Licorice has been used as a healing agent for more than 5000 years. The medics and healers in ancient Egypt used to brew a traditional drink called erqesos, using licorice and consumed it as a healing tonic.