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herb tea

a medicinal beverage prepared by the infusion of a water-soluble extract of leaves, roots, bark, or other parts of an herb. The vegetable matter is commonly macerated and steeped in boiling water, which is strained and served hot. Cold water may be used for herbs containing readily soluble active principles.

herb tea

(ĕrb tē)
An infusion of herbal material in boiling water intended to ameliorate or palliate various disorders.

herb tea

, herbal tea
Tea made of a variety of plants, including leaves of certain flowers, herbs, barks, and grasses. Some herbs used in these teas have been demonstrated to have pharmacological properties.
See also: tea
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This group includes any type of tea, herb tea or combination of teas, formulated or specially fortified, to produce specific physiological or psychological benefits beyond the inherent benefits afforded by a single ingredient.
Herb tea bags followed the plain dried herbs and then herbal ointments made the old fashioned way.
We meet in front of the tea factory's herb garden, where Pete tells us how in 1969, at age 19, Mo Siegel and his buddy Wyck Hay tramped the forests and canyons of the Rocky Mountains, plucking wild herbs and blending them into an herb tea that they called Mo's 36 Herb Tea and dispensed to health-food stores in handmade muslin bags.
Packaging often presents a challenge for herb tea manufacturers as flavors and aromas must be sealed so they do not contaminate other teas or evaporate into the air.
In-house quality control laboratories at herb tea companies in the United States employ microscopic analytical techniques as well as chemical tests to ensure that the herbal material they receive is the proper, safe herb before it is processed into herbal teas released to the commercial market.
Like most treatments, it started with a conventional lifestyle consultation, the only difference here was I was given a lovely cup of freshlybrewed herb tea from which my future would later be read.
Instead, you may need to use only a different shampoo and drink a few cups of a rosemary herb tea each day.