Benefits of Aromatic Cloves

Posted by Anne Trueman on Wed, Apr 9, 2014  
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The aromatic strong flavored cloves are actually the buds of Eugenia tree. This amazing spice is a must for every non-vegetarian recipe and most of the vegetarian spicy delicacies.


This black little spice is omnipresent in all Indian kitchens and is ever-ready to add a delicious Midas touch to your cuisine.


Health benefits of cloves


Treats toothache–

Since ages cloves are known to provide prompt relief in toothache. The effect however is transient but instant. With their antibacterial properties, cloves help in suppressing the invading infections.


Cures respiratory infections–

They have unmatched role in reliving cough and sore throat. Drink clove tea four to five times a day to get rid of cold and cough. Besides soothing throat irritation, it will also facilitate expectoration of phlegm.


Cures digestive problems–

Since cloves have antibacterial properties, they are helpful in curing stomach-ache, diarrhea and other digestive ailments.


Get rid of acne and warts–

The delicate buds called cloves are useful in getting rid of hideous acne and warts. Simply apply few drops of clove oil on the affected area before going to bed and wash off with clean water in the morning. The acne and warts will disappear due to cloves’ healing antimicrobial properties.  


Treats insomnia–

Are you unable to sleep properly at night? Well, here is an amazing remedy! Boil 5-6 cloves in water along with 4-5 mint leaves, add a teaspoon of honey and drink before retiring to bed. This healthy concoction will drive away the insomnia and next morning you will rise up stress-free. Try it to believe it!  


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