Juniper berries are excellent for tea, schnapps and bitters
Wooden scent and aroma
Used for tea
Excellent for schnapps and bitters
Recommended use:. ½-1 tsp per cup of boiling water. Let brew for 5-10 minutes and strain before serving. Drink 1-3 cups per day. Use sparingly - do not use during pregnancy. May also be used for bitters.
Juniper berries have a woody smell and taste - with a tinge of pine needles and resin. Berry taste and strength differ with habitat: Berries from Nordic climate zones are mild while berries grown in Southern climates have a stronger taste.
Juniper berries are used in blends for both tea and bitters.