Phil Troy / G. Tacitus Adamantius
adamantius1 at verizon.net
Tue Apr 28 19:47:04 PDT 2009
On Apr 28, 2009, at 10:32 PM, Deborah Hammons wrote:
> Well Master, unless you just like the taste of chamomile. :-))
> The fever
> reducer, and "calming" medicinal are better extracted from the
> leaves by
> making a tea and drinking it than putting leaves in oh, say, brownies.
I wouldn't be surprised. Presumably the active ingredient
pharmaceuticals neither know nor care how they're used, as such, but
they might be more water than oil soluble, heat sensitive, or pH
> say we suggest that Starbucks starts offering Chamomile and valerian
> in their triple no whip skinny mocha..
That sounds like an excellent idea. One-stop shopping for all my
beverage dislikes... ;-). Only they'd have to sell Coke and Pepsi with
lots of high-fructose corn syrup, too.
"Most men worry about their own bellies, and other people's souls,
when we all ought to worry about our own souls, and other people's
-- Rabbi Israel Salanter
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