Elderberries are a beloved and consistently reliable herb for addressing most illness caused by viral infections. Sail through the winter healthy and ready to enjoy the season by building your herbal toolbox now! In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to craft effective elderberry remedies that can help to prevent or shorten the duration and intensity of a cold or flu and save a ton of money in the process!
Autumn Apothecary: Elderberry Remedies
Gain an understanding of the unique constituents of our native Elder, Sambucus nigra ssp.cerulea, that make it such a valuable remedy and learn to craft your own, fresh remedies! In this hands-on workshop I will teach you step-by-step how to properly process elderberries and how to best extract the many constituents responsible for its healing actions. Learn why fresh is best! Options are an elderberry tincture (alcohol extraction), oxymel (apple cider vinegar and honey, elixir (honey and brandy), vinegar or honey.