Juniper berry tea may be antimicrobial and have a diuretic action. The berries have also been used as a folk remedy for cough and congestion.
Avoid during pregnancy, lactation, and with kidney stones or other kidney disorders.
Juniper Berry Tea Ingredients
- 1/2 tsp of dried juniper berries (Juniperus communis)
- 2 cups of boiling water
- 1 tsp of honey
Juniper Berry Tea Instructions
Pour boiling water over juniper berries. Then, steep for 10 minutes. Add honey to taste. Finally, strain and drink.
Click here to read more about juniper berries: Juniper Berry Monograph.
By: Kathy Sadowski