Field Tea-Foraging for Beverage Fun

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A fresh tasting field tea that you can make anywhere. Great after an intense day hiking or jumping in a river. I like to drink mine in the hammock while I think about how much fun I have had.


3 dandelion flowers

3 dandelion leaves

violet leaves

optional for taste: fresh or dried mint

8 oz filtered water


Boil water, turn off heat. Add flowers and leaves. Steep for ten minutes. Enjoy.


I like to take dried mint with my camping stuff, that way I always have a minty flavour that tastes good with any herbs. If you recognize your plants 100%, feel free to adjust the ingredients. Another nice one to use is pine needles. That one is very reviving and refreshing. Please, please! Identify at 100%!