All formulas contain mint for a refreshing and cooling flavor. Plus, mint has been shown to have a pain-reducing and detoxing effect, and is proven to be effective in the treatment of dysmenorrhea and PMS. The other flavor notes are slightly bitter and earthy. If you are having trouble with the herbal taste, try diluting it in a small amount of water or tea and adding honey and lemon. Over time, your taste buds will naturally begin to enjoy the taste. Just like acquiring a taste for fine wine or coffee, it doesn’t always happen on the first try!
There are many products on the market that taste bland or fruity sweet. Those formulas generally have low quantities of herbs in them. We wanted our formula to be as effective as possible, so we kept the herbal concentration high—even if it means sacrificing a small amount of taste. If you’re used to drinking Chinese herbs, you’ll find comfort in the bitter, earthy aromas with a hint of spice in the finish