Secret Meeting Potpourri
Posted by Sarah Beyers on Apr 7th 2023
One way to enjoy the benefits of herbal blends is by creating an herbal tea potpourri, which can be used to add a lovely aroma to your home. This particular blend of ginger, mint, rose petals, damiana, lemon balm, and cardamom from our Secret Meeting blend is a soothing and sexy combination that can enhance your evening. So set your table, get your favorite food ready, and let this simmer on the stove while you soak it all in.
Ginger has been found to have antioxidant properties, which can help protect the body from free radical damage.
Mint has a refreshing and invigorating aroma, making it a perfect addition to this tea potpourri. Mint has also been found to have a positive effect on mood and cognitive function, which will lift you and your guest’s mood while you enjoy your evening together.
Rose petals are not only beautiful to look at but also have a range of health benefits. They contain compounds that have been found to have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, which can help reduce inflammation. Rose petals have also been found to have a positive effect on mood.
Damiana is a herb that has been traditionally used as an aphrodisiac and mood enhancer. It has a calming effect on the nervous system and can help reduce stress and anxiety. Damiana has also been found to have anti-inflammatory properties, which can help alleviate pain and reduce inflammation in the body.
Lemon balm is an herb that has been used for centuries for its calming properties. It's been found to have a positive effect on anxiety and depression, making it an effective treatment for both physical and emotional pain. Lemon balm has also been found to have a positive effect on cognitive function and memory, making it an excellent addition to this tea potpourri.
Cardamom is a spice that has been traditionally used to aid digestion and reduce inflammation in the body. It has a warm and spicy aroma that complements the other herbs in this tea potpourri. Cardamom has also been found to have antioxidant properties, which can help protect the body from free radical damage.
To make this herbal tea potpourri, you'll need the Secret Meeting blend, a kitchen pot and some boiling water.
Mix all of the ingredients together in a large bowl and store in an airtight container. To use, simply add a tablespoon or two of the tea potpourri to a cup of hot water and steep for 5-10 minutes. Strain and enjoy. This tea potpourri can also be used to make a refreshing iced tea by steeping in cold water for several hours.
In conclusion, this herbal tea potpourri is not only delicious but also packed with ingredients that have a range of health benefits. Ginger, mint, rose petals, damiana, lemon balm, and cardamom all have properties that can help soothe the mind and body, making this tea potpourri a perfect choice for those looking to enjoy the benefits of herbal teas in a convenient and aromatic form. Give it a try and let us know what you think!
Photography Credits: Emily Marie Schultz
Juniper Culinary Apothecary teas, spice blends and other food products are not and shall not be considered food supplements in any circumstances. They do not ensure or supplement the daily vitamin intake and do not substitute a healthy diet.