Warm herbaceous aromas meet the peppiness of Peppermint in our Mountain Mint Essential Oil. Make teas to tame tummies, diffuse to awaken the muse, or insufflate to oxygenate!
Botanical Family: Lamiaceae
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Part of Plant Distilled: Leaves
Country of Origin: Peru
Cultivation Method: Hand harvested
Composition: 100% Satureja boliviana
Scent Description: Reminiscent of an herbal bouquet of thyme, mint, and marjoram entwined with elements of earth.
Blends well with: Peppermint, Marjoram, Oregano, Savory, Hyssop, Fennel, Anise, Cilantro, Lavender, Firs, Citruses, Rose, Geranium, and Myrtle.
Use: Diffuse or use in salt pipes. Add to saunas or hot showers. A drop in teas and culinary creations highlights herbal essences and aids in digestion.
Similar to the herb known as Savory, Mountain Mint is a low growing sub-shrub with fragrant leaves and abundant white flowers. Residents of the Peruvian Andes collect the leaves to make digestive teas or just to chew along with cocoa leaves.
Redolent of Thyme, Mint, and Marjoram woven with elements of earth, our Mountain Mint Essential Oil is a potent plant essence. One drop in a diffuser or salt pipe energizes respiration and salves saturated sinuses. Added to teas, it can tame tummies and nestle nerves.