- Buy 5 each and save 5%
- Buy 25 each and save 15%
- Product Q&A
Chicory Root (Cicorium intybus)Latin Name: Cicorium intybus
Common Names: Chicory Root
Chicory Root, known scientifically as Cicorium intybus, is one of many organic herbs that are not only used therapeutically, but for nutrition as well. Both the leaves and dried and ground Chicory Root are used as medicinal herbs and in the kitchen as a spice, boiled up as a side dish and used both as a flavoring for coffee (New Orleans coffee with chicory was once world-famous) and as a coffee substitute.
When used as therapeutic herbs, cut Chicory Root is dried and ground into a powder. Essentially a sedative, Cicorium intybus acts on the heart and circulatory system.
Like other herbs and spices in bulk, chicory root can be used to flavor foods during the cooking process . Unlike some other natural herbs and spices, Chicory is fine to eat in salads as well as a pot green like spinach. In addition, this organic bulk herb is "Generally Recognized as Safe" by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and is among the safest of bulk herbs for sale, but you should always consult your healthcare professional before beginning any herbal regimen.
really good stuff
by Merlene on January 9, 2015
Product: Chicory Root Roasted Granules
Organic Chicory Root
Try some you'll love it
by jonnie on November 28, 2014
Product: Chicory Root
Write Your Own Review
Questions & Answers for Chicory Root
You may also like
Please enter your email address and we will notify you as soon as is back in-stock.
Your request has been submitted successfully.As soon as
the item is back in-stock we will notify you via email.
Thank you for your patience.