Tinctures – All Parts of Plants and Herbs

A tincture is an herbal preparation made with alcohol and dried or fresh herbs. There are internal as well as external tinctures, internal are made with pure grain alcohol but vinegar, or distilled water can be used as a substitution. Externals can be made with isopropyl alcohol but you will need to label them external use only.

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Lavender Mead – Methyglyn

Source: Leigh Ann Hussey (leighann@sybase.com) Mead Lover’s Digest #5, 1 October 1992

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Weather Reading

Some useful weather predicting lore…

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Honey Mead

I will be brewing some Mead (honey wine) and would like to document my experiences here. I will include The basic materials used, and a basic recipe.

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