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OVERVIEW:

Dried organic bilberries are a healthy treat that is loaded with beneficial nutrients known to aid eyesight and support circulation. They contain a class of antioxidants known as flavonoids, which prevent oxidative damage and help to strengthen blood vessels. Bilberries have a wide variety of uses and may be eaten as a dessert, steeped in tea, used as a garnish for tarts and even a natural dye due to its wonderful dark blue/purple coloring. Also, it is commonly used to make wines, fruit drinks. jams, and liqueurs. 

 

LATIN: 

Vaccinium myrtillus

ORIGIN:

Albania

CULTIVATION:

Organic

PARTS USED:

Dried Berry / Whole

TISANE "HERBAL" TEA BREW TIMES:

Ground tisane teas and tea bags - Steep 2 to 5 minutes

Loose leaf tisane teas - Steep 3-5 minutes

Root and seed-based tisane teas - Steep 6-8 minutes

*Steep in newly boiling water (212ºF) to best release the health benefits.

WHAT'S COOKING:

Bilberry Jam

Bilberry soup

Dried Bilberry Wine 

Traditional Bilberry Pie

Whortleberry Ice Cream

 

 

Bilberry Fruit Whole

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$14.20Price
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  • Specific: No known precautions.


    General: We recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, nursing, or on any medications. Keep all herbs out of reach of children and pets.

     

    For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.