Tonics & Teas


Author: Rachel De Thample

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0857836021

Category: Cooking

Page: 96

View: 6154

Everyone knows that chamomile tea is the answer to a good night's sleep, that lemon tea is an invigorating way to start your morning and that ginger tea can settle your stomach. But did you know that Jamu Kunyit, a ginger and turmeric tonic, is the Balinese equivalent of `an apple a day' to `keep health problems at bay'; that herbal medicinal vinegars can be antifungal, antibacterial and antiviral as well as helping fight respiratory infections, coughs and bronchitis; or that adding black pepper and coconut oil to any turmeric drink can help your body reap the benefits more effectively? Rachel de Thample has gathered a collection of the best of these ancient drinks and traditional remedies, along with a few modern spins, offering tips on how to best build them into a busy lifestyle. Organised into three chapters, she covers Tonics such as Dairy Keifr, Beet Kvass, Nettle Tonic and Ginger Shots; Teas such as Grasshopper Tea, Spice Route Tea, Armenian Herbal Tea and Afghan Pin Chai, plus delicious and beneficial Drinks such as Elderflower Cordial, Amazake and Kombucha. This eclectic mix of natural brews is the perfect way to give your body a healthy boost.

Chakra Tonics

Essential Elixirs For The Mind, Body, And Spirit


Author: Elise Marie Collins

Publisher: Conari Press

ISBN: 1573242500

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 136

View: 9873

Elise Collins has created the perfect guide and recipe book of smoothies, teas, and tonics to help us transform our overall health and vitality. Her restorative recipes contain powerful superfoods, herbs, minerals, and ph-balanced liquids designed to nourish the physical body and revitalize its central energy system--the chakras. In Chakra Tonics, Collins outlines a brief description of the chakras and addresses the source of health problems in our energetic bodies, describing how the tonics assist the subtle body and chakras to release stale energy that, if not processed, can lead to disease and illness. She also describes ways to use these healthful drinks in combination with yoga techniques in an ongoing preventative manner or in conjunction with a specific meditation, visualization, or affirmation to enhance its power.

Heinerman's Encyclopedia of Juices, Teas & Tonics


Author: John Heinerman

Publisher: Prentice Hall Direct


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 298

View: 2673

A blend of recipes, remedies, anecdotes, case histories and step-by-step instructions, this volume provides details of teas and tonics which may alleviate certain health problems.

Code of Federal Regulations



Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Administrative law

Page: N.A

View: 1188

Special edition of the Federal Register, containing a codification of documents of general applicability and future effect ... with ancillaries.

Rosemary Gladstar's Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health

175 Teas, Tonics, Oils, Salves, Tinctures, and Other Natural Remedies for the Entire Family


Author: Rosemary Gladstar

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 160342640X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 400

View: 3739

Promote vibrant health and radiant beauty, soothe everyday ailments, and ease persistent stress with these simple, natural cures for everything from dry skin and infant colic to cold symptoms and insomnia. Renowned herbalist Rosemary Gladstar provides 175 proven therapies and herbal remedies that are easy to prepare and safe enough for children. Offering a potent and effective alternative to commercial pharmaceuticals, Gladstar will inspire you to nurture yourself and those you love with nature’s healing herbs.

Elixir's Tonics and Teas

Invigorating Tonics for the Mind, Body, and Spirit


Author: Jeff A. Stein,Edgar Veytia

Publisher: Three Rivers Press

ISBN: 9780609606278

Category: Cooking

Page: 128

View: 3772

A collection of recipes from Elixer, Hollywood's hottest tonic bar, introduces a wide variety of herbal teas and restorative beverages that blend herbs with fruit and vegetable juices, teas, and liqueurs to create an array of tasty and healthful treats. 15,000 first printing.

DIY Kombucha: 60 Nourishing Tonics for Health & Happiness


Author: Katherine Green

Publisher: Callisto Media Inc.

ISBN: 1623154766

Category: Cooking

Page: 130

View: 943

“I can assure you of this: nothing tastes better than your homemade batch of kombucha.” —From the Foreword by Rana Chang, Owner/Founder, House Kombucha Get your kombucha brew on! Fresh, fragrant, and fizzy, home brewed kombucha tea is not only easy to make, it is simply the best testing, healthiest kombucha you’ve yet to try. DIY Kombucha will take you steep-by-steep (and step-by-step) through the process of creating your own flavorful probiotic powerhouse. Here you’ll find: · Clear info on how much kombucha to drink a day, the alcohol content in kombucha, why homebrewing isn’t dangerous, what to look for in (and where to buy) brewing equipment, and more · All the fermented tea recipes you could ever want, including master teas, quick mixes, infusions, juices, smoothies, and even healthy mocktails. · Stories and advice from the founders and brewers behind House Kombucha, Health-Ade, Humm Kombucha, Lion Heart Kombucha, and Buddha’s Brew Kombucha Balancing instruction with encouragement, DIY Kombucha gives every home brewer the skills and confidence to make delicious home brews for every season, every symptom, and every Sunday brunch. Drinks include Chia Kombucha Refresca * Hibiscus Kombucha Cooler * Lavender-Mint Kombucha * Salted-Grapefruit Kombucha Juice * Carrot-Beet Cleanse Kombucha * ’Buch Bloody Mary * Kombucha Kosmo, and more!

Fodor's Hong Kong

with a Side Trip to Macau


Author: Fodor's

Publisher: Fodor's Travel

ISBN: 0770432824

Category: Travel

Page: 352

View: 4446

With cutting-edge architecture, chic restaurants, and hotels alongside ancient temples, outdoor markets, and hole-in-the-wall dim sum establishments, Hong Kong is an intoxicating destination. Whether travelers are stopping over on the way to a farther destination or spending a week in the city, this full-color guide will inspire them to experience all that Hong Kong has to offer. EXPANDED COVERAGE: New hotel and restaurant recommendations have been added througout this new edition to keep up with Hong Kong's constantly evolving offerings. Coverage of Macau is even more user-friendly and accessible than ever. INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Features on Top Attractions, free experiences, and what to do with kids make it easy to plan a trip. Best bets charts for restaurants and hotels; easy-to-read color regional maps; and tips on how to make the most of your time make it easy to enjoy the best Hong Kong has to offer. DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Hong Kong ebook edition offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. "Word of Mouth" quotes from fellow travelers provide valuable insights. ON-THE-GO MAP: A handy take-along companion map of Hong Kong gives travelers essential information about top attractions, walking tours, and nearby dining so they can travel with confidence. ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts.

Wild Plant Teas and Coffees of Missouri


Author: Mary El-Baz


ISBN: 1430305371

Category: Cooking

Page: 77

View: 1955

Missouri's diverse landscape is home to many wild edible plants that were used in by the early Native Americans and European settlers to brew various teas and coffees. "Wild Plant Teas and Coffees of Missouri" is a practical guide acquainting you with a few of the wild plants of Missouri suitable for teas and coffees. You'll find information on how to find the wild edible plants in and about Missouri and prepare them for brewing teas and coffees, including linden flower, wild strawberry and blackberry, chamomile, clover, mint, roasted chicory and dandelion roots, and roasted persimmon seed. "Wild Plant Teas and Coffees of Missouri" provides line drawings of 26 plants; botanical, folklore, and habitat descriptions, as well as harvesting, drying, and roasting; and general tea and coffee brewing information. "Wild Plant Teas and Coffees of Missouri" is a great addition to your book collection on wild edible plants!