From Our Farm to Your Table

Peaceful Dreams Tea

Sun, 2014-12-14 22:41 -- tmdowney
Overview: 

This recipe is for blending loose herbs to create a truly relaxing tea.  Perfect for the end of the day.

All of these ingredients can be grown in your yard or garden. Create a tea garden to enjoy, right in your yard.

The ingredients are listed by the amount of 'parts' used.  For a small batch, keep the 'part' size small, like a tablespoon.   For a larger batch, use a 1/4 or 1/2 cup for the 'part'.

Enjoy!

Ingredients: 

All ingredients are dry.

2 parts chamomile

1 lavender flowers

1 part catnip

3 parts rose buds

1 part red clover blossoms and leaves

3 parts peppermint

1/2 part calendula flower leaves

Preparation: 

Mix all ingredients together. Store in airtight container.

To Brew:  add some mix (about a teaspoon) into a brewing teaspoon or muslin bag. Place in cup.  Add hot water. Let steep 2-3 minutes. Sweeten to taste.

Enjoy!

Remember to compost your spent tea leaves.

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