About the Class
Bitter herbs offer some of our most striking, unique, and complex flavors. Beyond taste, they're also fantastic medicine, especially for digestive upsets & complaints. And what if a subtly layered cocktail could also be a remedy? In this demo there will be a demonstration on how to make your own unique herbal bitters blend, and you'll learn a bit about the medicinal qualities of various bitter herbs along the way.
About the Ryn Midura
Ryn is a practicing herbalist and teacher. He is co-founder of the CommonWealth Center for Holistic Herbalism, a school and clinic for herbal medicine in Boston which offers training in traditional Western herbalism, as well as individual consultations. Ryn is a board member of Herbal Medics Boston, a non-profit dedicated to the dissemination and application of herbal, first aid, and sustainability skill in underserved communities and post-disaster situations. He is also a board member of Health Freedom Action Massachusetts, a coalition working to pass "safe harbor" legislation to protect the rights of unlicensed practitioners, including herbalists.