Night Time Treat - Peppermint and Chamomile

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Night Time Treat - Peppermint and Chamomile

by purplerain168 » Oct 11th, '09, 15:39

My husband and I love tea and we always try different combination of tea. We recently discovered a wonderful night time treat: peppermint and chamomile. Steep a teaspoon of peppermint and a teaspoon of chamomile together in boiling water. It definitely helps me fall asleep fast and sleep deep.

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Re: Night Time Treat - Peppermint and Chamomile

by AlexZorach » Oct 13th, '09, 15:26

I like chamomile with peppermint; that plus a few other things is the base for Bigelow's "Sweet Dreams" tea. I don't find that blend quite as relaxing or sleep-inducing as spearmint with chamomile, however (which is the basis of Celestial Seasonings "sleepytime").

I like blending my own herbal teas though...especially since we grow our own mints (peppermint, spearmint, and many others) and they always taste better than anything we can buy.

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Re: Night Time Treat - Peppermint and Chamomile

by silvermage2000 » Oct 15th, '09, 11:28

I agree I always enjoy chamomile tea with peppermint or any kind of mint really.

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Re: Night Time Treat - Peppermint and Chamomile

by beckynoel » Oct 18th, '09, 16:21

I have a signature blend that I created called "Vanilla Sleepytime". It contains chamomile, spearmint, and vanilla rooibos! It is sooo good, and perfect for bedtime because it's caffeine-free. Just thought I'd do a little self promotion.... but it's in an appropriate place, right?

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Re: Night Time Treat - Peppermint and Chamomile

by judyw » Oct 21st, '09, 00:02

Thanks for the heads up, Becky, I'll check that out. It does sound very tasty.

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Re: Night Time Treat - Peppermint and Chamomile

by beckynoel » Oct 21st, '09, 21:50

judyw wrote:Thanks for the heads up, Becky, I'll check that out. It does sound very tasty.


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Re: Night Time Treat - Peppermint and Chamomile

by braven » Nov 3rd, '09, 17:14

You should try adagio's foxtrot. It's a mix of peppermint, chamomile and rooibos. Mmmmmmmm... :D

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