People call it the wild thyme (Holy Mother) grass. This unique herb is known to man from time immemorial. Ancient evaluated its unique aroma and its powerful healing properties.
The thyme has antibacterial, analgesic, expectorant, bronchodilator, anthelmintic (antiparasitic) action, successfully treated wounds and there are many other essential properties.
It successfully normalizes metabolism, which is very important for people who pay attention to their weight.
Tea from Wild Thyme
The benefits of tea of thyme is difficult to overestimate: it is a real cocktail of vitamins and essential oils, tannins and acids.
The thyme is very popular not only in folk medicine, traditional also recognize it. Tea from the aromatic dried flowers of the plant is recommended for insomnia, furthermore effectively relieves the pain of rheumatism and arthritis. This plant is widely used for a variety of pulmonary diseases, asthma, bronchitis, whooping cough, tracheitis.
DRINKS From THYME:
Recipe 1: In 1/4 cup water pour 1 tsp of dried thyme. Leave to boil and thereafter to brew for 10 minutes. Pour into a glass, fill with boiling water to the top, wait 5-7 minutes and strain. The aromatic tea is ready!
Recipe 2: Put in a teapot 3 tsp of black tea and 2 tsp. of dried thyme, pour over it boiling water and leave to brew. Add sugar or honey to taste.
Recipe 3: Mix the thyme with mint and oregano in equal proportions – by 1 tbsp. This mixture is placed in a teapot, pour boiling water and leave to brew. This drink is the first assistant in the treatment of neuroses, insomnia, mood swings and fatigue.
Due to the high content in the plant of thymol, it is not recommended for people with gastritis, gastric ulcer, hyperthyroidism, diabetes. Pregnant women and children should consume based drinks of thyme only after consulting a doctor for the proper dose.
After you taste tea of thyme, you will love it forever! This drink is suitable for any time of year: in the heat of summer is refreshing, and in winter warmly warms the senses with its aroma.