This relaxing and medicinal tea is perfect for transitioning your body to the frosty autumn mornings ahead.
Eastern White Pine Trees are a noble breed that offer more that just esthetic beauty and timber. "Pine keeps you fine" according to herbalist Susan Weed and we are huge fan of all that pine can offer us and this tea is one of many fun ways to use these amazing trees.
Blueberry Pine Tea
Apple State Vinegar
We make this tasty, medicinal tea using Eastern White Pine Needles. The soft, blue green needles grow five to a cluster they are sweet and full of vitamin C. Other pines may have a more bitter flavor so take care to identify the tree correctly before you harvest the needles.
1 tbsp Blueberry & Lemon Shrub
1/2 cup Eastern White Pine Needles
Boil 4 cups of water
Add 1/2 cup Eastern White Pine needles to your favorite tea pot. Pour in the hot water and steep for 10-15 minuets.
Add 1 tablespoon Blueberry & Lemon Shrub to your mug, strain out the pine and pour it over the shrub. Enjoy!
Find out how to identify the Eastern White Pine Tree. https://easternwhitepine.org/how-to-identify-an-eastern-white-pine-tree-in-the-landscape/
Learn more about the amazing Pine Tree by reading, "Pine Keeps You Fine", by Susan Weed.