The raspberry tree is a perennial plant that grows wild in Quebec. Raspberry leaves are known to have many benefits on the female body as well as on health in general. These leaves are used against some intestinal problems such as indigestion and diarrhea. Besides, they can be consumed to relieve sore throat since a raspberry leaf-based herbal tea mouthwash is often recommended.
What does raspberry leaves taste like?
As the name suggests, you can recognize a certain raspberry taste in an infusion of its leaves. On the other hand, it should be noted that this raspberry taste is much lighter. Which still gives a slightly sweet infusion with a little tangy note.
This ingredient is ideal for women not to say their ally. Indeed, raspberry leaves are rich in iron, vitamins C and E, calcium, potassium, minerals as well as folic acid. Raspberry leaves are excellent for a good hormonal balance as well as for regulating the menstrual cycle, which is essential before pregnancy. Besides, this plant has an antispasmodic effect on the uterine muscles to relieve painful periods. Also, the anti-contracting and toning effects of this plant are ideal for childbirth. Indeed, its effect on the uterus promotes the work of delivery. Some women use these sheets during pregnancy, but we do not recommend it. These sheets are also useful in relieving symptoms of menopause.