What Is Magic Mushroom Tea & How to Make It at Home?
Many celebrities and health specialists are creating a buzz about mushroom tea. Not only do they claim it’s tasty and good for your health, but it’s easy to make too. Mushroom tea isn’t a complicated recipe; rather, it’s one of the simplest. and it can made in the comfort of your own home.
Let us delve more into the recipe, which is simple and to which you may add your twist as per your preferences. and enjoy some fantastic health advantages.
What Are Magic Mushrooms
Magic mushrooms are hallucinogenic substances that can alter a person’s state of reality. The key ingredient in magic mushrooms is psilocybin. It is a occurring ingredient that converts to psilocin when consumed. which is a chemical with psychedelic characteristics. They are part of the psychedelic drug class, which causes changes in cognition, attitude, and thought.
What Is Mushroom Tea?
Magic Mushroom tea is an infusion produced from edible psilocybin mushrooms. and water that has a wide range of health benefits, including boosting the immune system. improving your mental health, reducing stress and anxiety, and improving digestion.
Learn more about the health benefits of Psilocybin and Magic Mushrooms.
Magic Mushroom Tea Effects
Let’s discuss the effect of consuming it so you know what to expect. When you consume psilocybin or drink magic mushroom tea. you will likely begin to get high about an hour after consumption. with the effects ending within about 4 to 6 hours. Of course, the results vary from person to person, depending on dose and mushroom type.
Some people believe that you will become high slower if you drink a larger dose over several hours. While this should reduce the likelihood that you will experience overwhelming. rapid hallucinations. it will also mean you are likely to have more prolonged (albeit mellow) effects.
Other anecdotal reports also claim that the speed you consume your tea will affect how you feel. If you sip your tea, you will experience a slow and steady rise, while if you gulp down your tea, you will experience a very rapid come up. This may sound fun for some people, but this may be scary for others, especially newer users. So like all other drugs, take your time, start small, and don’t overdo it.
How to Make Magic Mushroom Tea?
Psilocybin mushrooms have a distinct flavor from regular mushrooms. They have a rich, beefy, dirt-tinged flavor that is sunflower-seedy. One of the simplest and tastiest methods to cook mushrooms is to make tea. There are a few possibilities. and you’re likely to already have everything you need to make this tea in your home.
3.5g Psilocybe Cubensis mushrooms, dried (Other shrooms may need other dosages)
Two quarts of water (around 350-400ml in total)
Two tea bags (decaffeinated, high-quality) tea. or herbal tea (select something that goes well with the ginger aroma as well as the lemon juice that will add later)
One teaspoon honey
A couple of ginger slices (this will reduce the chance of nausea)
Lemon juice (optional but recommended) to mask the mushrooms’ flavor
One saucepan or kettle
A large basin large enough to prepare everything
To break up the dried mushrooms, use a grinding machine, mortar, pestle, or even a knife and cutting board.
A coffee filter or fine mesh filter for squeezing the mushrooms left in the solution
Mug of your choice
Using a coffee grinder, shred the mushrooms into tiny bits. Remember, there’s no need to grind them into powder.
Fill a cup halfway with ground mushrooms.
Fill the kettle or saucepan halfway with water and allow it to come to a boil.
Remove the water from the heat and set it aside to cool for 20 seconds.
Allow 10-13 minutes for the teabag to infuse.
Remove the teabag and strain the mushroom leftovers from the cup, dumping the liquid into a basin. Return the filtered mushrooms to the cup at the end.
Using a kettle or saucepan, bring the second cup of water to a boil.
Mix a spoonful of honey, some chunks of ginger, and a splash of lemon juice as the water heats up.
Now pour this fusion into a cup.
Some Things to Keep In Mind
For folks who are new to mushrooms or mushroom tea, there are a few factors to keep in mind:
Do not exceed the gram limit for a low dose, and drink ; you should take 20-30 minutes to finish it as well. enabling the impact to build and minimizing the danger of nausea. (or even ruling out sickness altogether).
It’s advisable to ease into the magical world of mushroom tea if this is your first time. It’s scary enough if you take the “proper” amount and the effect climbs a little faster than planned. keep in mind that you’re not racing anyone; there’s always time for further experience. which will help you learn how mushrooms interact with your body.
Nowadays, tea connoisseurs produce tea out of anything, and researchers are to be commende. for analyzing and examining them and discovering undiscovered benefits. Mushroom tea is one of a kind, with several health advantages that can help with various conditions. What’s more mushroom tea offers a wide range of types and versatility. which allows you to personalize it and enhance its delicacy.
The leftover mushroom bits can also be use in smoothies and with oatmeal. After all, a cup of joyful tea soothes the body, and mushroom tea is the greatest at it. This was the ultimate assortment of how to make mushroom tea. as well as a range of other mushroom teas, so put your own spin on this delightful cup.
What types of mushrooms are best for mushroom tea?
Chances are the different types of mushrooms don’t mean much to you right now. They have not been legalize. only decriminalized in certain states; and because of that. you have to take what you can get whenever you are bless with them (or you can grow your own).
Still, it is worth knowing the different types out there. so you can tailor the experience to your body once they become available to you. but that may happen.
Different types of psychedelic mushrooms:
Psilocybe cubensis, called Golden Teachers
Psilocybe cyanescens, called Wavy Caps
Copelandia cyanescens, called Blue Meanies
Psilocybe azurescens, called Flying Saucer Mushrooms
Psilocybe semilanceata, called Liberty Caps
Psilocybe mexicana, called Conical Caps
Psilocybe baeocystis, called Knobby Tops, Blue Bells, and Bottle Caps
Psilocybe tampanensis, called Magic Truffles
Psilocybe caerulescens, called Landslide Mushrooms
Psilocybe caerulipes, called Blue Foot Mushroom
Psilocybe stuntzii, called Blue Ringer Mushroom and Stuntz’s Blue Legs
Psilocybe cubensis are the most popular and common types of mushrooms. There are many different types of psilocybe cubensis, like Penis Envy, Albinos, B+, etc. Same goes for the other categories of magic mushrooms. The best type of these to use for mushroom tea is up to you. Experiment, find a strain of them that you enjoy, and go from there.
Why do people drink mushroom tea?
There are a few reasons people drink mushroom tea. For one, to explore the potential health benefits to using psilocybin in general. For two, mushroom tea is a pretty easy way to administer psilocybin. For three, mushrooms can taste pretty funky and nasty. Drinking mushroom tea, especially with certain natural herbs and additives. is an easy way to mitigate the usual flavor of mushrooms.
What ingredients make mushroom tea?
To make mushroom tea, the ingredients are pretty simple. You only need mushrooms, water, a pot, and a heat source. For added pizzazz, you can increase flavor by adding things like ginger, honey, lemon, etc.
Ingredients for mushroom tea:
2 decaffeinated and/or herbal tea bags
Herbs and additives
2 cups of water
Coffee filter or sieve
Saucepan or pot
How do you make mushroom tea at home?
Once you have the right ingredients and tools, it’s pretty easy to make mushroom tea at home.
Simple steps for making mushroom tea at home:
Step 1: Boil 1-2 cups of water in a pot or pan
Step 2: Grind mushrooms into small pieces
Step 3: Add boiling water to mushrooms
Step 4: Steep a tea bag in the water for 12-15 minutes
Step 5: Strain the mixture into a glass/container
Step 6: Enjoy your trippy tea
Step 1: Bring a pot/pan of water to a boil
How much water you use depends on how much tea you have, and the weight of mushrooms you want to use. Generally, an 8th (3.5 grams) of shrooms in 2 cups of water is a good starting point. The higher the amount of mushrooms, the more water you’ll need.
For step 1, add 1 cup of water to a pot, pan, or even tea kettle. Bring the water to a boil.
Step 2: Grind up the mushrooms into small pieces
While the water heats up, go ahead and grind up your mushrooms in a bowl. It will make it easier for the chemicals in them to infuse with your water. Pour the boiling water into the bowl of mushrooms.
Step 3: Add a tea bag to the water
Add the tea bag to your boiling mushroom water. Let it steep for about 15 minutes. If you want to add flavor additives like lemon, garlic, honey, natural herbs. mix these up in a separate cup of boiling water with the extra tea bag. Then add them to your mushroom concoction.
Step 5: Strain the mixture into a container
After about 15 minutes, take your mushroom tea mixture and strain through a coffee filter. or a sieve it into a glass jar/jug/whatever you want to store or drink it from. This will separate the leftover mushroom chunks and debris from your beverage.
Step 6: Enjoy your mushroom tea
Now pour that infused tea into an sized glass, and you’re all ready to enjoy the benefits of psilocybin. Consume . If you used a whole 8th for your tea, you don’t need to drink the entire pot/pan you made. Instead, drink in smaller doses and watch your reaction to the mushroom tea.
Note: this recipe will also work for non-psychoactive mushroom teas.
Other ways to consume mushrooms
If mushroom tea isn’t your jam, there are plenty of other ways to consume mushrooms. There are mushroom chocolates, mushroom gummies. mushroom capsules, mushroom truffles, and then straight up dried fruit mushrooms. Each of these different psilocybin vehicles carries its own experience. potency, etc. They are also much harder to make at home since you need. to somewhat know how to infuse edibles on a professional level.
Whichever way you choose to consume mushrooms, remember to be responsible. These are psychedelic substances that can alter your state of mind, and state of being. Prepare , approach , and the benefits could be life changing.
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