LicoriceWikipedia: Liquorice | Teaviews: licorice-root-tea
Updated: Feb. 28, 2012
About LicoriceLicorice is a plant that is commonly used as an ingredient in herbal teas. It has strong medicinal properties however, and is not necessarily safe for general consumption. For this reason, RateTea classifies licorice as a wellness or medicinal tea.
Blood Pressure:Licorice can raise blood pressure, and this effect is strong enough that it can be dangerous even in the quantities typically used for flavoring candy and herbal teas. For this reason, people who have high blood pressure should avoid anything containing licorice.
Examples of Licorice
The following is a complete listing of of the 2 selections of Licorice in our database.