Dill Herbal Remedies

Use fresh dill weed for seasoning whenever you have it on hand the flavor is much more nuanced than when dried. Dill seeds are used as a cooking spice, in dill teas, and of course dill pickles. Dill vinegar is made by soaking the seeds in vinegar for a few days. Use 2 teaspoons of bruised seeds per cup of water to make dill tea to soothe an upset stomach. A few drops of dill oil in water, gripe water, is a old remedy for colicky babies. You can also dilute a drop of dill in a tablespoon of carrier oil to gently massage your baby's stomach and lower back.