Course Tag: Western Herb

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Devil’s Claw

Devil’s claw is our first herb from Africa. It is supposed to help aches and pains, joints, and digestive complaints among many other uses. We will be looking at the history of this herb, what it is supposed to treat, and the science behind it. And for something a little different, we will be looking …

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Da Suan (Garlic)

Garlic is a wonderful culinary herb. But it is also a useful Chinese herb. This episode goes into the medicinal qualities of garlic from a scientific and Chinese point of view. Also we will, as something a little different, discuss black garlic both as a wonderfully similar yet different addition to our recipes, as well …

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Hops Live 6-19-21 1pm

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