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Chinese herbal medicine

The ancient practice of aging herbs in alcohol is by far the simplest and, by some accounts, the oldest known method for making medicinal preparations.  Make a jiu dan (medicinal wine) by leaving herbs in alcohol solution until the herbal properties are extracted or drawn out by the alcohol. – Thomas Richard Joiner

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