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DIY Dry Mix: Makes 1 Quart Original OR Allergy Elderberry Syrup
We have the exact same recipe for our ORIGINAL elderberry syrup all bundled up for you in a dry mix packet. It comes in a resealable bag, with full instructions on how to make it and we can ship anywhere in the country! So simple, everything has been pre-measured for you, just pour the contents into a pot with 5 cups of purified water, boil covered for an hour, let cool and strain, and then add your favorite raw honey.
Store in the fridge for immunity support all year long. Makes 1 quart of syrup (32oz).
WHAT'S IN OUR ELDERBERRY Dry Mix?
A whole lotta goodness! Most commercial preparations are not anywhere near as beneficial, and also contain some crazy things like grain alcohol! In ours you will find:
-Organic Ginger Rhizomes
-Organic Ceylon Cinnamon
-Organic Rose Hips
-Organic Chinese Star Anise
Why these ingredients?
Here's the breakdown of why each of these ingredients is added:
1. Organic Elderberries:
Used for “the flu” (influenza), H1N1 "swine" flu, HIV/AIDS, and boosting the immune system. It is also used for sinus pain, back and leg pain (sciatica), nerve pain (neuralgia), and chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).
2. Organic Echinacea:
Evidence suggests that echinacea may prevent the common cold. It also might help as a treatment. Some studies have found that taking echinacea may reduce the length of a cold and the severity of its symptoms. It’s an especially effective natural pain reliever for the following types:
Pain in the bowels
Pain associated with headaches
Pain associated with HSV (herpes)
Pain associated with gonorrhea
Pain associated with measles
3. Organic Ceylon Cinnamon:
High Source of Antioxidants.
Contains Anti-inflammatory Properties.
Protects Heart Health.
Helps Defend Against Cognitive Decline & Protects Brain Function.
May Help Lower Cancer Risk.
Fights Infections & Viruses.
Protects Dental Health & Freshens Breath Naturally.
4. Organic Cloves:
People use the oils, dried flower buds, leaves, and stems to make medicine. Clove is used for upset stomach and as an expectorant. Expectorants make it easier to cough up phlegm. Clove oil is used for diarrhea, hernia, and bad breath, as well as to treat a toothache, relieve upper respiratory infections, reduce inflammation, treat scrapes and bruises, improve digestion and enhances sexual health.
5. Organic Rose Hips: Fresh rose hips contain a lot of vitamin C, so they share many uses with vitamin C including preventing and treating colds, flu, and vitamin C deficiencies.
6. Organic Chinese Star Anise:
The oil produced from star anise contains thymol, terpineol and anethole, which is used for treating cough and flu. Anise also helps improve digestion, alleviate cramps and reduce nausea. Consuming star anise tea after meals helps treat digestive ailments such as bloating, gas, indigestion and constipation
7. Organic Ginger Rhizomes:
It has powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects. Ayurvedic medicine has praised ginger’s ability to boost the immune system before recorded history. It believes that because ginger is so effective at warming the body, it can help break down the accumulation of toxins in your organs. It’s also known to cleanse the lymphatic system, our body’s sewage system.
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