To make hop tea, simply pour two cups boiling water over 5-10 hop flower cones. The more hops you add the stronger, and more bitter, it will be. I found the bitterness to be quite mild and not bad at all, but everyone has different tastes.
How do you make hops tea?
Heat a tea kettle of water and bring to a boil. Add 1-2 teaspoons dried hops flowers to a mug or fine mesh tea diffuser or T-Sac. Add hot water to the mug and cover for 10-15 minutes. If you didnt use a tea diffuser or t-sac, you can transfer the tea to another mug to filter out the hops flowers from the tea.
What is hops tea good for?
They are also used in cosmetics, such as natural soaps and deodorants. Other benefits of hop tea as medicine include the fact that they are high in antioxidants, they are phytoestrogenic, antiviral and antimicrobial, anti-carcinogenic, and may help in the treatment of diabetes symptoms.
Is hop water good for you?
Hops contain flavonoids which have potent antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-bacterial properties. A flavonoid in hops has also been found to help reduce weight gain, lower elevated cholesterol, and reduce high blood sugar. So drink up!
What alcohol is best for liver?
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