Milky Oats Tincture: What’s the Secret?

It seems like folks have a hard time making a really good milky oats tincture.  When I teach advanced tincture making, we always discuss past "failures" or at least tinctures that didn't turn out how students expected, since there is more space to learn from our mistakes than from easy successes.  Milky Oats is one that comes up often (along with … Continue reading Milky Oats Tincture: What’s the Secret?

Folkloric Tinctures and Infused Vinegars

From an accessibility standpoint, folkloric tinctures are the best thing ever.  There's no need for measuring and weighing and doing arithmetic--and you don't have to study the intricacies of weight-to-volume tinctures to make something truly fabulous.  Provided the plants you're tincturing aren't poisonous in any dose, you're good to let your kitchen scale gather dust … Continue reading Folkloric Tinctures and Infused Vinegars