The Herball’s Guide to Botanical Drinks teaches you to use the alchemy of plants to create potions that relax, restore, and revive! Containing beautiful full color photos and a selection of botanical beverages not found elsewhere, this singular book provides clear step by step instructions and original recipes developed by the author.
Whether you’re an herbal enthusiast, looking for ways to live in tune with nature, or interested in creating exceptional drinks, international beverage consultant and herbalist Michael Isted reveals the alchemical processes for making a wonderful array of fascinating non-alcoholic beverages. This enchanting guide includes history, a plant guide, processing guide, and explanation of different herbal preparations in addition to an extensive selection of unique and delicious botanical drink recipes.
Drawing inspiration from around the world, the plants themselves, and historical herbal figures ranging from Avicenna to Mrs. Grieve, the beverages in this guide are an epicure’s delight! Covering everything from restorative drinks to love elixirs and rare herbal potions based on ancient formulas, this noteworthy hardcover book is a fascinating addition to any plant or beverage lover’s library.