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Kuzuyu Traditional Japanese Cold Remedy

Kuzu (or kudzu) is the Japanese Arrowroot plant, native to southern Japan, where it grows wild throughout the countryside.

Prized in Japan for use as food as well as herbal medicine. Makes a delicious beverage, and is used as an alternative to starch, flour and cornmeal.

Japanese grind the roots of the kuzu┬áplant into a fine powder, which is used as an herbal medicine as well … Read the rest

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