Sun Teas, Infusions and Decoctions with Dawn Petter
This class will offer creative ways to incorporate, "the universal solvent", with the therapeutic benefits of medicinal plants. You will learn which chemical compounds extract best in water, when to use hot or cold extraction, when to simmer or steep, and how to use water to harness the healing properties of herbs. Recipes and tastings included.
This is the first class, in a series of three by Dawn Petter. Register for two classes and the third one is free.
Bio:With a passion and vast knowledge of herbs and a prolific career in design, Dawn Petter is a clinical herbalist, healer and flower essence practitioner based in NYC. Dawn leads herb walks and teaches classes at venues, including, Honey’s, The Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, JCC Manhattan, 92Y, Brooklyn Grange, Brooklyn Brainery, Project Find, and the Just Food Conference. Her classes are imaginative and accessible and are taught to encourage students to use herbal medicine in their daily lives. She incorporates her herbal training with her natural wit and creative flare for a unique learning experience. Dawn is also the creator of online apothecary shop, Petalune Herbals, which makes hand crafted herbal products using sustainably harvested wild and organic plants and essential oils.