Freshly Picked Juniper/Cedar Needles for Tea, Picked Fresh To-Order. Our Fresh Juniper is Shipped in Sealed Ziploc bags so that they can be refrigerated or frozen immediately upon arrival.
Juniper Needles have a very calming, floral/earthhy scent. The Flavor of Juniper in Tea is very mild and pleasant, and pairs well with other, more stronger flavored herbs, or on it's own. Add Sweetener or Lemon if desired. Juniper Tea is also excellent served as an Iced Tea.
Brewing Instructions: Use approx. 2 Tbsp. of Juniper Needles per 8-oz Cup of tea - More if a stronger flavor is desired. Pour boiling water over Juniper Needles and steep for 5-10 minutes.
Storage Instructions: Fresh Juniper Needles for Tea are Technically Fresh Produce, so they need to be stored in a refrigerator for up to 7 days, or in a freezer for up to 6 months. To thaw, just rinse what you need under warm water and use immediately.
Pairs well with:
Orange Peel or Lemon Peel
Rose Hips or Elderberries
Raspberry or Blackberry Leaf