did anybody know 'tea with saffron'


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did anybody know 'tea with saffron'

Postby Jomana » Jul 20th, '07, 07:13

oh is delicious you know the benefit of tea but did you know the benefit of saffron



here some of the benefit of Zeffron

•Useful in addressing acute bronchitis and trachea

•Activates saffron heart and prevents heart palpitations

•Increases brain activity, especially in cases of epilepsy

•Gives and increases energy, while it strengthens the physical senses of hearing and smell.


ammmm tea + saffron = health
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Postby Samovar » Jul 20th, '07, 07:37

I often sweeten my tea (English Breakfast) with amber surgar crystals containing saffron.

I cannot explain the taste, but it is so delightful!

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Postby Chip » Jul 20th, '07, 10:58

Sounds very interesting. I have heard of using saffron in cooking, but never heard of it with tea.

I have a saffron crocus in my garden, when it blooms this fall, I will need to give it a try.
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Postby LavenderPekoe » Jul 20th, '07, 17:04

I realize this is probably a machine translation, but what could he/she have possibly been trying to say that turned into "catching tattoos"?
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Postby Tony » Jul 20th, '07, 21:41

Actually, I never understood all that "it's so healthy" bit. I mean, carrots are full of vitamin E, but I don't chuck a good few pieces of carrot in my tea just to get the benefit of both :)

Carrots... you know... daucus carota subspecies sativus. Add a little celery, a few onions... dang that's good tea. Or soup. :)
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Postby Chip » Jul 20th, '07, 22:09

Tony wrote:Actually, I never understood all that "it's so healthy" bit. I mean, carrots are full of vitamin E, but I don't chuck a good few pieces of carrot in my tea just to get the benefit of both :)

Carrots... you know... daucus carota subspecies sativus. Add a little celery, a few onions... dang that's good tea. Or soup. :)


To be honest, I virtually never have herbal tea, but I do not doubt the potential health benefits of various herbs and spices (but not veggies). If people want to put them into their tea, I figure they could do a lot worse...such as artificial colors and flavors.

I generally enjoy tea for the the whole tea preparation and drinking experience. The fact that I consider it to be a healthy alternative to the heavily processed beverages is a huge reenforcement for me.

The saffron sounds very interesting because it is so unusual, exotic...and such a costly spice. Plus the fact that I have it in my garden...I may try this.
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Postby Jomana » Jul 20th, '07, 22:20

LavenderPekoe wrote:I realize this is probably a machine translation, but what could he/she have possibly been trying to say that turned into "catching tattoos"?



oh sorry I made a mistake I was doing other project in tattoos so I rewrithe the first post


so I am sorry for my mistake

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Postby Jomana » Jul 20th, '07, 22:25

Tony wrote:Actually, I never understood all that "it's so healthy" bit. I mean, carrots are full of vitamin E, but I don't chuck a good few pieces of carrot in my tea just to get the benefit of both :)

Carrots... you know... daucus carota subspecies sativus. Add a little celery, a few onions... dang that's good tea. Or soup. :)




carrots
did we took about carrots
maybe you choose the wrong post
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Postby Tony » Jul 21st, '07, 03:34

No, the carrots are there to make a comparison.
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Postby Jomana » Jul 21st, '07, 06:28

Tony wrote:No, the carrots are there to make a comparison.



:?
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Postby Tony » Jul 21st, '07, 08:45

:?



Image
1. Tea good
2. Carrots good.
3. Effect comparable but not spectacular. (I usually think that it's because carrots are less exotic.)

Anyway, that's my take on it.

edit: hmm, the forum stretches my thingamabob a bit or something. Original file at http://aycu21.webshots.com/image/23860/2006260967577056027_rs.jpg if it's just too illegible.
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Postby Jomana » Jul 21st, '07, 10:27

:o :o :o
I was just joking, sorry

Thank you for your message


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Postby Samovar » Jul 23rd, '07, 08:18

Jomana, I am also aware of the health benefits of saffron. I use it in my tea everyday.

I usually have a cup or two with saffron in the late afternoon.

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Postby Jomana » Aug 2nd, '07, 00:42

Samovar wrote:Jomana, I am also aware of the health benefits of saffron. I use it in my tea everyday.

I usually have a cup or two with saffron in the late afternoon.

Samovar


try also to use it in the morning. It will be good
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Postby tomasini » Aug 3rd, '07, 13:48

imust go research this "saffron" business...seeing as i have no idae what it is
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