How To Dry Fresh Herbs Using A Dehydrator | Herbal Academy | Preserve your summer harvest. Learn how to dry fresh herbs using a dehydrator to preserve the aroma, flavor, and medicinal qualities of the herbs.
drying-herbs-56 How to Preserve Herbs – Drying Herbs Drying herbs is pretty self explanatory, but the most space intensive way to preserve herbs. If you choose this route, you must have a warm, dry indoor area to hang the herbs. Hang them in small bunches, cover them to keep them clean, and when dry, strip the leaves off the branches and seal in bags or jars. Make sure they are crispy dry before you seal them up. You can also dry herbs in the microwave or a food dehydrator.
Chamomile is one of the most recognized and used herbs in the western world. From tea and tinctures to salves and soap, chamomile’s versatility and aroma have long-been welcomed into our lives. Check out the link for 23 ways to use chamomile in many different applications – not just tea! Herbal Academy of New England
Move over matcha, and acai... there's a major new superfood on the block! Boasting the highest antioxidant score on earth, the chaga mushroom is quickly becoming the hottest new nutritional celebrity. Just simply add 1/2 a tsp of extract to hot water to instantly make a delicious tea or latte, or easily add it to smoothies and other foods for a major nutritional boost. Tastes like cinnamon, not mushrooms ;) vegan | wildcrafted | organic