" Brigitte will charm and amaze you with lore and many healthful uses of this common wayside weed." -- Michael Tierra, founding member of the American Herbalists Guild and author of The Way of Herbs
From the Back Cover
Don't Weed 'Em -- Eat 'Em!
It's one of the most nutrient-packed foods on earth, and one of the world's most widely used herbal medicines -- and it's right in your backyard! Now, dandelion and all its latest uses, preparations, and recipes are brought together for the first time by nationally recognized herbalist Brigitte Mars. Whether you suffer from arthritis, high cholesterol, depression, or diabetes -- or you want to help prevent these and a host of other health problems -- you should learn to love dandelions.
Discover how easy it is to incorporate dandelions into your life with Danelion Medicine's delicious recipes for biscuits, burgers, cookies, lasagna, muffins, pancakes, pizza, quiche, salads, and soup as well as coffee, juice, beer, syrups, and yes, even dandelion wine. Plus, to make sure you fell good inside and out, you'll also find dandelion herbal remedies in the form of teas, tinctures, tonics, ointments, massage oil, skin oil, and moisturizer -- all simple and fun to make at home.