Wormwood Herb (Cut & Sifted) - Kosher - (1.00 lb.)
Wormwood is one of the bitterest herbs known and provides the bitter flavor in vermouth.
Its essential oil contains thujone as a major constituent; thujone is harmful in large amounts.
Wormwood is used in closet and drawer sachets, as a bitter aromatic and as an ingredient in liniments.
Directions: To prepare as a tea, pour 8 oz. boiling water over 1/2 tsp. of herb. Cover and steep 5-10 minutes, strain and serve immediately.
Botanical Name: Artemisia absinthium L.
Kosher: KSA Certified