Sassafras Root- Natural Root Beer Flavor
Best known for its delicious root beer flavor, sassafras was used by Native Americans for a variety of purposes. Today, sassafras is widely used to make tea and other beverages. 2 oz in a heat-sealed bag with the history on the label.
A Bit of History
The Native Americans throughout North America used all parts of the tree: the leaves, bark, roots, and resin. Many of these were the origin of a family of sweets that would follow. Best known for its delicious root beer flavor, sassafras was used by Native Americans for its flavor, medicinal properties, and to warn off evil spirits.