• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education skip experiences global resources cider press projects digital market permies.com pie forums private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Anne Miller
  • jordan barton
  • Pearl Sutton
  • Steve Thorn
  • Leigh Tate
  • r ranson
  • paul wheaton
stewards:
  • Nicole Alderman
  • Greg Martin
  • Mike Haasl
master gardeners:
  • John F Dean
gardeners:
  • Carla Burke
  • Jay Angler
  • Nancy Reading
  • Likes 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum.  Completing this BB is part of getting the sand badge in Natural Medicine.

For this BB, you will create an infusion of tulsi leaves. Infusion is a method of extracting desired compounds from plant material by steeping the material in hot or cold water, depending on the plant and its attributes.

To show you’ve completed this Badge Bit, you must post:
- a picture of your tulsi leaves being harvested
- a picture of the infusion being made
- a picture of the finished infusion
COMMENTS:
 
pollinator
Posts: 469
Location: New Jersey, USA
192
kids home care dog books cooking food preservation bike writing woodworking
  • Likes 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
    Number of slices to send:
    Optional 'thank-you' note:
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Approved BB submission
I love this herb and grew lots this year. I use it in a Vietnamese chicken salad which is a family favourite. (My Vietnamese Kitchen by Uyen Luu

I picked 5 small sprigs. I added a mug of water to a pan which i heated until small bubbles appeared. I added the herbs and let steep for about 20 minutes. I drank the infusion when it was just warm - very refreshing.
2F0886E3-6AB5-40E7-ACB7-7EC94A280FEE.jpeg
[Thumbnail for 2F0886E3-6AB5-40E7-ACB7-7EC94A280FEE.jpeg]
CB8BA6B7-99A5-44A6-9746-CDB83CFC0508.jpeg
[Thumbnail for CB8BA6B7-99A5-44A6-9746-CDB83CFC0508.jpeg]
163BC993-6222-4816-84B7-4EF85F4866B5.jpeg
[Thumbnail for 163BC993-6222-4816-84B7-4EF85F4866B5.jpeg]
330B1CA6-3E11-4408-8E52-435EF3EDE122.jpeg
[Thumbnail for 330B1CA6-3E11-4408-8E52-435EF3EDE122.jpeg]
1EDB09BA-CD2E-497B-9776-06B0B6E1DAA5.jpeg
[Thumbnail for 1EDB09BA-CD2E-497B-9776-06B0B6E1DAA5.jpeg]
Staff note (gir bot) :

Nicole Alderman approved this submission.
Note: I hereby certify that this badge bit is complete! Bravo on being the first to do this BB!

 
If you settle for what they are giving you, you deserve what you get. Fight for this tiny ad!
Greenhouse of the Future ebook - now free for a while
https://permies.com/goodies/greenhouse
reply
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic