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OVERVIEW:

Thyme leaf is an aromatic member of the mint family, relative of oregano and yields a warm, slightly peppery flavor. It is especially common in Mediterranean and French cuisine and is an ingredient in the seasoning blend herbs de Provence. Thyme is a culinary staple added to tea blends, soups, stews, sauces and pairs especially well with eggs and cheese.

 

Thyme contains potent antioxidants and is known for its antibacterial and antifungal properties. It is packed with vitamin C and is also a good source of vitamin A, copper, fiber, iron, and manganese. Thyme's powerhouse of nutrients supports the immune, digestive, and respiratory systems to name a few. It even has positive mood-boosting effects.

 

LATIN: 

Thymus vulgaris

ORIGIN:

Turkey

CULTIVATION:

Organic

PARTS USED:

Dried Leaf & Stems / Cut & Sifted

CATEGORY:

Culinary and Medicinal Herb

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:

Chicken Kiev

Citrus-Thyme Macaroons

Grilled Bread with Thyme Pesto & Preserved Lemon Cream

Linguine With Lemon, Garlic & Thyme Mushrooms

Roast Chicken with Mustard & Grapes

Thyme Leaf

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  • Specific: If using in therapeutic doses then not for use in pregnancy except under the supervision of a qualified healthcare practitioner.


    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.