Home / Dried Botanicals / Juniper Berry Powder 50g Juniper Berry Powder 50g£3.80 Juniper Berry Powder (Juniper Communis). This is the tradtional herb of choice in the British Isles for cleansing and protecting. Name: Juniper Berry Powder Latin Name: Juniperus communis 8 in stock Juniper Berry Powder 50g quantity Add to basket Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window) Description Additional information Reviews (0) Description Juniper Berry Powder (Juniper Communis). This is the tradtional herb of choice in the British Isles for cleansing and protecting. Description: Name: Juniper Berry Powder Latin Name: Juniperus communis Plant Family: Cupressaceae Other Names: Common Juniper, Gin Berry, Horse Savin, Gin Plant, Bayas de Enebro, Genévrier, Ginepro, Wachholder, Jagody Jałowca, Junípero, Seiyō-Suzu & Jeneverbes. History: The best known use for Juniper Berries is in the flavouring of gin, gin was originally a medicine in the 16th century? Although the herb had been used to flavour medicines and liqueurs since the 11th century, when juniper was used as a means of trying to avoid the black death. Gin as a medicine is said to have been originally invented by a Dutch chemist who used juniper to flavour his medicine for the diuretic, stomachic, and carminative properties. Properties: High in nutrients, a good source of vitamin C Flavonoid Antioxidants Monoterpenes – which provide anti-inflammatory, anticancer, antioxidant, and antibacterial properties Antibacterial Antifungal Diuretic Stomachic Carminative Uses: Having an astringent, pine-like taste good for seasoning rich gamey dishes containing venison, duck, and pheasant Useful in relieving stomach problems such as indigestion and flatulence. Ground into a powder they have been used for purification and cleansing for centuries. Best known as the flavouring for Gin. Can also be used to make sweet syrups Cautions: Should be avoided in pregnancy, as juniper berries are considered uterine stimulants and may cause miscarriage in high doses Not considered suitable for children May also interact with certain medications, such as diuretics and psychiatric drugs. Consult a qualified healthcare practitioner before using herbal products, particularly if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or on any medications. This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Allergens: Nuts, gluten, celery, milk/dairy and mustard are handled on the site where this product is processed. Handling procedures are in place to reduce the likelihood of allergens being present, but we cannot guarantee our ingredients are totally free of traces in the product supplied. Related Products Additional information Weight 60 g Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first to review “Juniper Berry Powder 50g” Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a review. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.