Fire Cider Shots
Fire Cider Shots
Since the taste of vinegar, plus the hot peppers we use in Fire Cider, can be stimulating, we suggest skipping it at night. However, many of our customers report starting their day with it. See what works for you!
Fire Cider contains some of the most powerful medicinal foods around. With a base of apple cider vinegar, this brewed drink is potent.
Onion: high in vitamin C, vitamin B6, manganese, quercetin, and sulfur. The Greeks even used onions to improve the performance of their athletes for the Olympic Games! This pungent veggie has been around for ages and is used in many health-related ways, from putting onion slices on your feet to get rid of a cold, to adding it into a big pot full of simmering chicken soup!
Jalapeño: contains vitamin C and capsaicin: the anti-inflammatory and vasodilator that promotes healthy blood flow. Jalapeños can improve circulation and promote the loosening of mucous.
Garlic: high in vitamin C, vitamin B6, manganese, and allicin. Many studies have shown that those taking a garlic supplement have reduced frequency and duration of illness such as the flu and common cold. It has also been thought that garlic aids in opening the pores in order to reduce fever.
Rosemary: one of the earliest documented uses for this herb is it's ability to stimulate cognitive activity. Although we might think of using rosemary to aid in memory, whenever you improve the function of the brain, you also improve the function of the body and all of it's organ systems.
Ginger: contains gingerols, beta-carotene, capsaicin, caffeic acid, curcumin and salicylate. Ginger has been reportedly used since 200 BC to treat illness and aid the body in an incredible varieties of ways. Perhaps best known for it's soothing effects on the gastrointestinal tracts, ginger is a great carminative (a substance that promotes the elimination of intestinal gas) and and intestinal spasmolytic (a substance that relaxes the intestinal tract).
Turmeric: curcumin is the active medicinal compound in turmeric. This bright-apricot-orange root is loaded with incredible anti-inflammatory compounds and antioxidants. Curcumin has also been said to improve brain function.
Citrus: loaded with vitamin C, lemons and oranges will help strengthen the immune system and purify the blood. Citrus juice has been reported to aid in fever reduction and body cooling by increasing perspiration, and the oils in the skin of the fruit have anti-bacterial properties.
Raw Apple Cider Vinegar: because of it's anti-bacterial properties, apple cider vinegar has been used for ages for everything from preserving food to treating wounds. Raw, un-pasturized apple cider vinegar also has beneficial bacteria cultures. This vinegar has shown positive impact on blood sugar regulation, which is great for overall health!
Raw Honey: containing many vitamins and minerals, this incredible substance has been used throughout history to treat everything from cough to skin infection. It's anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties have been well documented.
*All organic, Non-GMO, Wildcrafted
All of my products are crafted by hand with care in small batches or made-to-order using natural organic ingredients.
These statements should not be used to diagnose, treat, or be viewed as medical advice. When in doubt consult your doctor and/or do a patch test. Information here is for educational purposes only.
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