Cola de Caballo - Horsetail / Shavegrass
|Ingredients||Horsetail (Shavegrass) Equisetum arvense|
|Basic Preparation||No preparation is needed as this product is ready to use as is.|
Horsetail, also known as Shamegrass and Snake Grass, is known as a living fossil because it is the only surviving species in its genus. The plant gets its common name from the fact that the erect stems resemble a horse's tail.
The fresh aerial parts of the herb are eaten as a spring vegetable, while the dried herb is used for teas and as a bath herb.
Sprinkle over cooked vegetables, pasta and other foods. May be encapsulated as a dietary supplement.
|Taste & Aroma||
Mildly bitter, but lacks flavor otherwise. Combine with other herbs to improve taste in tea blends and in foods.
cut & sifted
|Cuisine||Caribbean, English, European, Indian, Jamaican, Mediterranean, Mexican, Middle Eastern, North American, West Indies|
|Handling / Storage||To be stored in a cool, dry place.|
|Shelf Life||3 Years|
|Country of Origin||Europe|
|Dietary Preferences||All Natural, Non-GMO|
|Allergen Information||None Specified|