This Central American herb is an immune builder and blood cleanser, with a tradition of use for liver complaints and skin disorders.
Preparation: 2 grams (1 teaspoon) per serve. Add 1 teaspoon of powder per cup. Mix into a paste with honey and add hot water. Or add a little juice or water and scull.
Other Names: Smilax regelii.
Grown in: Brazil
Organic Status: Wild harvested where possible.
Plant Parts: Central America
Packaging: Currently in disposable plastic, moving towards home compostable.
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