Mintberry juice: the benefits and harm


Morse is a traditional Russian drink. The first written mention of him is already in Domostroi. Preparing to drink from wild berries: cranberries, cranberries, blueberries. Viburnum was not overlooked. This delicious drink is prepared now. Minimal heat treatment allows you to save all the useful properties of the raw materials.

The benefits and harm of Viburnum juice

Healing of viburnum berries and blanks from it, no one will question. She has been healing for many centuries, and modern research has confirmed its effectiveness in treating many diseases. The benefits and possible harm of Kalinovska morse due to the properties of its berries. What are their benefits?

  • berries are able to effectively and gradually reduce the pressure;
  • the high content of valeric acid causes their soothing properties, they improve sleep and sleep quality;
  • viburnum berries have choleretic, diuretic and diaphoretic properties;
  • help with inflammation of the internal organs and skin;
  • have hemostatic properties, improve the quality of the blood, normalize the work of the cardiovascular system;
  • supply the body with vitamins, thereby stimulating the immune system;
  • stabilize and improve the work of the digestive system;
  • are prophylactic against cancer;
  • in the bones of the berries contain tonic oil;
  • due to the content of hormone-like substances, they help to cope with problems with menopause, painful menstrual bleeding, uterine bleeding and mastopathy.

Morse from fresh berries has all their healing properties. But still it is not useful to everyone.

Oddly enough, contraindications to the use of viburnum due to its beneficial properties.

  • due to its strong hypotensive effect, this berry is not suitable for hypotensive;
  • the ability to increase blood clotting makes it impossible to use viburnum to those with whom it is already high: to people who are prone to the formation of blood clots;
  • due to the diuretic effect, it should not be used by people suffering from enuresis;
  • the red color of the berries suggests that they may be allergic, therefore for small children and pregnant women it is forbidden;
  • you should not be fond of it for people with arthrosis;
  • high acidity of gastric juice does not allow to use Kalina, as there are a lot of acids in it.
A warning! Before you prepare juice from viburnum, make sure that you do not have contraindications for taking this healing berry, so that it brings only benefit and does not cause harm.

And now the recipes of therapeutic and delicious drink from viburnum.

Technology of preparation of mors

It is quite simple. Pick and wash berries. Crush them, carefully squeezing the juice. Put it in the fridge. Pomaceans boil for several minutes in water, with sugar dissolved in it. The cooled broth is filtered and combined with the juice. Morse is ready.

So you can make a drink from almost any berries.


In the simplest recipe, except for viburnum, water and sugar there are no other ingredients, but the number of components may vary.

Traditional viburnum juice

For him you need to spare:

  • 800 g viburnum;
  • 300 g of sugar;
  • 2 liters of water.

Enumerated berries are removed from the ridges and washed thoroughly. They give to drain the water, put it in a saucepan in which the drink will be prepared, fray, turning the berries into puree.

Attention! The powder should be made of wood, the metal reacts with the acids contained in the berries, and can form harmful salts.

Add water, sugar to the puree of mash; bring to the boil. After a couple of minutes, remove the pan from the heat and let the drink stand under the lid until it cools.

A warning! Cookware for cranberry fruit drink should be enameled, in extreme cases, made of stainless steel, aluminum - not suitable in any case.

Concentrated Kalinova mors

In this recipe of juice from viburnum, juice is additionally used, so the drink is obtained concentrated with a rich aroma and taste of berries.

For 600 g of berries, 300 g of sugar and half a liter of water are required. We squeeze the juice out of a third of the berries, crush the rest of Kalina and boil for a couple of minutes in water with sugar dissolved in it. Strain the cooled broth and mix with the juice.

Honeyberry juice with honey

To prepare this juice, we, instead of sugar, need honey.

Attention! The combination of viburnum juice and honey enhances the therapeutic effect of the berries.


  • 0.5 cups of viburnum juice;
  • litere of water;
  • 100 g of honey.

Squeeze the juice from the prepared berries, dissolve the honey in lukewarm water and mix with the juice. All the beneficial properties of honey and berries are preserved in this fruit drink as much as possible.

Cranberry juice with ginger

Sometimes spices are added to the juice of viburnum. This not only changes the taste of the drink in a positive way, but also adds beneficial properties to it. You can make a drink of viburnum with ginger. Such a composition is an excellent preventive and curative remedy for colds.

We will need:

  • a couple of bunches of viburnum;
  • dried lemon balm leaves - 3 tbsp. spoons. If lemon balm is not, you can take the same amount of dried mint.
  • 2 star badies and as many cinnamon sticks;
  • a quarter of lemon;
  • 20 g of ginger root.

For sweetness and benefit, add honey to the drink, its amount is determined by taste.

Boil 3 cups of water, add dried herbs, ground or whole spices, cook for 5 minutes.

Tip! Spices for this drink can be replaced and choose according to your taste. Best of all with the viburnum combined cloves, pink pepper, cardamom.

Washed viburnum, without removing it from the bunches, crush. For this, it is convenient to use a wooden eater. Three or finely chopped ginger root. Add ginger and viburnum in hot herbal decoction, put lemons in pieces and simmer for about 20 minutes. Let it brew under the lid. Serve warm or cold by adding honey.


Fresh viburnum is difficult to maintain for a long time. To prolong the term of consumption of snowball fruit juice, you can washed the berries, without removing them from the twigs, dip in liquid honey and allow it to dry. So viburnum will last much longer, especially if you keep it in the refrigerator.

Morse from viburnum - not only a tasty drink. It is valued as a remedy for the prevention and treatment of many diseases, especially during the cold and flu season.