Sweet Gale Buds

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Sweet gale is mainly used in cooking to season dishes of all kinds, such as stews, soups, etc. Sweet gale buds are used in craft beer and microbrewery. Adding it to beers adds a touch of flavor and also froths them. They can also be infused to make a delicious boreal tea right here!

What Does The Sweet Gale Taste Like?

Heaven, quite simply! As for its flavor, it oscillates between that of balsam fir and jasmine. When you want to qualify it, you can say it is refreshing, hoppy, slightly bitter, and peppery. It is still resinous, and some find it tastes like nutmeg. It’s a must-have aroma!

What is The Difference Between Sweet Gale And Sweet Gale Buds?

The taste between the two is much the same. On the other hand, the kittens have a more intense, peppery, and very forest taste.

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It is an astringent herb. This means that it causes tension in the mucous membranes of the mouth. Also, this plant is abortive if it is taken during the first trimester of pregnancy. So, we recommend not to use it while you’re pregnant. In the past, sweet gum was used to repel insects in general and to make dye as well! If you’re the type to go on forest excursions in Quebec, you’ve probably seen him. Same thing if you go canoeing on our lakes since it is found there. You probably also got stuck with your boat in one of his plantations.


Site: https://pfaf.org

Book: Leaboeuf, Michel, Arbres et plantes forestières du Québec et des maritimes, Éditions Michel Quintin, 2007, 415p

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Sweetgale (Myrica Gale l.)

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Our blends are:

  • 100% natural
  • No added flavors
  • Without sugar
  • vegan
  • ketogenic
  • Organic/wild-harvested
  • Gluten free
  • Without theine / caffeine

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