Archive for August 20th, 2011

Licorice Herbal Tea

licorice tea benefitsLicorice (Glycyrrhiza Glabra) is a perennial herb native to the Mediterranean region, northern Iran and southern China. It has been used for many centuries for its numerous therapeutic properties in folk medicines of many Asian nations, and nowadays more and more doctors and herbalists are rediscovering health benefits of licorice tea. To prepare licorice tea and other homemade remedies from this herb, usually its roots are used cos’ this part of the plant is extremely rich in various natural vitamins, minerals and nutrients. Therefore, licorice tea is actually a beverage made from licorice root. (more…)