Star Anise Tea
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ChineseNutrition.org:

Star Anise Tea in TCM:

Explore the properties of Star Anise Tea according to Chinese
Nutrition and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM):


Temperature: warm
Channels: SP, KD, LV
Flavors: sweet, pungent
Tonifies: yang
Regulates: circulates qi

In terms of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Star Anise Tea is known for its ability to tonify yang. It also helps to promote qi circulation.

In general the ancient Chinese medical texts cite that it enters the Spleen, Kidney, and Liver. The flavor of Star Anise Tea is acrid and sweet, and it is considered to be warm in temperature.