Slippery Elm Tea

Stormy Stewart Recipe

By Stormy Stewart karlyn255

Slippery Elm is a major ingredient of this beloved tea that my hubby swears by Yogi "Throat Confort".

Slippery elm is often used in the treatment of inflamed digestive conditions such as colitis, diarrhea, duodenal ulcers, enteritis and gastritis. It also may soothe coughs, colds and sore throats and is an ingredient of somecough lozenges and cough syrups. In a poultice, it treats abscesses, boilsminor burn and wounds.

If making your own use the inner bark of the tree provides the greatest therapeutic benefit.


Recipe Rating:
 3 Ratings
Serves:
1 cup
Prep Time:

Ingredients

1 Tbsp
slippery elm bark (powdered)
1 c
boiling water
1 Tbsp
organic unsulfured blackstrap molasses or other sweetener
2-3 oz
light coconut milk or other milk
1 dash(es)
cinnamon or nutmeg for added flavor if desired

Directions Step-By-Step

1
add boiling water to cup , add powdered bark and stir well add any extras you prefer and enjoy a throat soothing drink

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