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Witch Fairies - Gypsy herbal tea


The gypsy was born from the fabulous and colorful meeting between Quebec and India. Some may even see a nod to Christophe Colon ...

Its taste combines the fabulous flavors of labrador tea those of traditional chai spices: cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, jamaica pepper and star anise. In addition to being tasty, this mixture has the advantage of not containing tea and having the beautiful virtues attributed to Labrador tea. It is the perfect herbal tea to replace coffee in the morning or to comfort itself during the cold fall days.
<20g herbal tea (approximately around thirty cups).

Do you know the story behind this herbal tea?

In the modern imagination, a gypsy is a free spirit, an eccentric traveler, but that has not always been the case. For centuries, those who were called Gitanes, the women of the Roma people, have been, like witches, persecuted because of their difference. Many of them were moreover sentenced to the blunder for witchcraft during the big witch hunts, to Tord.

The term gypsy, like that of witch, has long been an insult, a pejorative term, although it did not have this negative connotation its origin.

The gypsy: not to forget, to reclaim the power of this name, that of a woman of a remarkable people, the Roma.

You can also add for $ 3.25 more a reusable pocket to infuse herbal teas, 100% cotton and handmade in Quebec by Evelynehboutique! The pockets are unique and the photos are only example.

Our bags are ecological and compostable, you just have to cut the label before putting the bag in your compost/compost of your municipality. The labels are recyclable, but you can also keep them in memory or decoration. The magnificent illustrations were produced by the illustrator Marie-Ève ​​Turgeon. The link to his professional page;

Ingredients: Labrador ** (Ledum Greenlandicum), Cinnamon*, ginger*, cardamom*, star anise*, cloves*, jamaica pepper*.
*certified biological by Écocert ** de Pévillette wild.

Our plants are mainly plants in Quebec, either from culture or eco-responsible picking. Chosen with care for their immense medicinal properties and their good tastes, they will allow you to treat your body while offering the well -known comfort of hot drinks.

Not recommend during pregnancy.

Instructions of infusion:

Gypsy is a herbal tea that can be quickly infused, using the classic method, or in slow infusion, where it wins in flavor.

Classic infusion method:

1. Put 1 tsp. Tea of ​​the herbal tea mixture in 1 cup of hot water, but not boiling.
2. Leave to infuse 5-10 minutes.
3. Filter with a sieve and taste!
*Important: shake the bag well between each use to fully enjoy the flavor.

slow method:

1. Put in a cauldron on fire 1 tsp. Mixture tea The gypsy by cup of liquid (half vegetable milk or animal and half water).
2. Add 1 tsp. Sugar table or other sweet.
3. Heat over very low heat for 20-30 minutes.
4. Filter and taste!
*Important: shake the bag well between each use to fully enjoy the flavor.

The use of medicinal plants is a millennial tradition. Their benefits are recognized.
It is however important to take precautions before their use.
People who suffer from health problems, take medication, have long -term illness where pregnant women should consult a health professional before using or consuming medicinal plants.
Our mixtures are not panaceae and do not replace healthy diet.

Hold out of the reach of children and animals.

We are not responsible for improper use of the product once purchased.

Decoration elements on the photos are not included with the product. Only the elements cited in the description are included.

what should I bring with me during a first course at the workshop?

We recommend you first to have a long apron.

We also recommend that you have short nails and avoid wearing rings, watch or bracelets. It is important to wear closed clothes and shoes, which will be safe and which you will not bother you to dirty. Be reassured, clay or its dust is cleaned very easily!

As for clay and tools, they are provided in all our courses, but is not for free workshops (small tools and clay).

It is recommended to arrive at the scene about fifteen minutes before the start of your course, to allow you to have enough time to register and set up in the classroom.

What type of technical support is offered during the free filming and shaping workshops?

Free workshops are recommended and accessible only for those who have already followed at least two sessions of our courses in order to have a certain level of autonomy, or Already practice ceramics and have an intermediate level. We cannot guarantee the presence of a ceramic resource person or the presence of a teacher to answer your questions or assist you in your practice. You must be independent in your projects started during free workshops. You must also have your own little tools, apron and clay.

You are also responsible for cleaning your tools and your workspace before your departure.

Do you offer a cooking service for parts that I have made at home?

We do not offer this service for the moment, but let's work to add it to our service offer. On the other hand, we offer the cooking service for the parts carried out during the free workshops and other activities in the workshop.

I can't introduce myself to my course, what should I do?

It is important to respect the group's schedule. In the event that you are unable to present yourself, we unfortunately cannot offer any refund or movement of the date.

For a private course, this can be moved with a notice of 72 working hours before the initial date of the course, but can in no case be reimbursed.

I would like to have another time slot for a course, what should I do?

you can contact us a and we will be happy to discuss possibilities with you!

will I be able to leave with the room that I made as a result of the course holding?

Certainly! On the other hand, you will not be able to leave with your room directly after the course, since it must require a drying period as well as being cooked 2 times in our ceramic ovens. A period of 3 weeks is necessary between the date of the course and the moment when your part is available to be recovered. We will contact you when the time comes.

Is it guaranteed that I will manage to do a piece during a course?

Unfortunately, we can never guarantee the result or success in learning ceramics! Unfortunately, you may not manage to make a part during a course, at the very least depending on the standards necessary for cooking. It is important to keep in mind that it is a know-how that is learned with practice, time and patience. We will do our side all our best to ensure the success of your learning!

The success of cooking a piece also depends on many complex aspects, it could therefore be that a piece breaks during one of the cooking. No refund will be possible if everything came to occur, being out of our control.

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