Berry leaves

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Berry leaves

Post: #263023 sda
Fri Jun 22, 2012 10:40 am

What can be done with blackcurrant, blackberry and raspberry leaves?

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Re: Berry leaves

Post: #263024 MKG
Fri Jun 22, 2012 10:46 am

Dry them and use them to flavour herbal teas and wine.

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Re: Berry leaves

Post: #263063 Thomzo
Fri Jun 22, 2012 7:41 pm

As Mike says, tea. Raspberry leaf tea is supposed to help balance women's hormones.

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Re: Berry leaves

Post: #263066 sda
Fri Jun 22, 2012 9:41 pm

Are all those edible then, and can they be cooked in any way rather than just steeped for tea?

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Re: Berry leaves

Post: #263093 Thomzo
Sat Jun 23, 2012 6:53 pm

I suspect you'd have trouble chewing them and digesting them. I've never felt the urge to try them to be honest.

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