1st Grade. Field grown, sun dried. Very aromatic with a fruity tending floral flavour. Tending light and yellowish. The best quality comes from Egypt. The sandy loam and nutrients from the Nile create perfect growing conditions. Camomile flowers have a yellow center and white petals - they almost look like a daisy. Essential oils in the flowers produce a soothing pleasant aroma and a fruity character. Camomile is a pleasant aromatic tea which is slightly bitter but with a fruity flavour. Said to relieve health problems ranging from toothache to nervousness, It has also been noted as beneficial for soothing headaches and to assist the restless and those suffering from insomnia. It is also known to assist digestive disorders by settling the stomach and calming the nerves. Like many teas and herbs camomile should be consumed without the addition of milk. Blends well with honey, lime, lemon and cinnamon.
Bring water to a boil. 1 tsp per 6 oz cup. Infuse up to 5 minutes.
Naturally Caffeine Free.