Panacea Cold & Flu Herbal Tea
This gentle tea blend is the perfect companion for a sick day, as it may help ease the aches and discomfort associated with seasonal illnesses. Herbs like elderflower and mullein have been traditionally used by herbalists to protect mucous membranes from coughs or sneezes, while also helping the body fight off the rest of the cold or flu. May also help to soothe coughs and expel phlegm.
Directions: Can be enjoyed cold or hot. Cover tea with hot water and steep for up to 30 minutes, depending on strength or flavor desired. Add honey and enjoy!
Mythology: Panacea was a goddess of healing by way of curative medicine in Greek mythology. Her name gives us the word panacea, which refers to a cure-all for disease. She was said to carry a magic potion, which she used to heal people with any illness at all.
All Organic Ingredients: Peppermint, yarrow, elderflower, echinacea, marshmallow leaf, hyssop, and mullein leaf.
Brewing Instructions: Can be enjoyed cold or hot. 1-2 tablespoons makes a single serving, or brew all 2 oz. in a pot to make up to 3 gallons. Cover tea with hot water and steep for up to 30 minutes, depending on strength or flavor desired. Add honey if desired and enjoy!
If Brewing for Pets: Make a strong tea. Use 10 ml or less than 2.5 teaspoons of tea for every 30 lbs of weight, 2 x a day.
YARROW (Achillea millefolium) - Used by herbalists as a decongestant that may help support the body in regulating fevers.*
ELDERFLOWER (Sambucus nigra) - May provide support and nourishment to the immune system. Believed to contain potential anti-septic properties.*
ECHINACEA (Echinacea purpurea) - Potentially provides support to the immune system and may promote respiratory health.*