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Mortar and Pestle Herbal opens doors in downtown AntigoSubmitted: 10/16/2017
Natalie Cardona
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Mortar and Pestle Herbal opens doors in downtown Antigo
ANTIGO - Our ancestors used small-batch botanical medicine when they had a health problem.

That tradition is still carried on in Antigo.

Mortar and Pestle opened its doors one week ago.

Owner Kelly Keyser-Millar has been making batches of her botanical medicine and selling it online since last November.

The storefront allows her to make custom medicine based on people's needs in combination with the prescriptions they may already be taking.


A popular cold and flu remedy this time of year is ginger tea.

The fresh ginger root, lime, honey, and cayenne pepper make an anti-viral drink.

"I think people are becoming aware that mind, body, and spirit are integrated here. This is a way for people to integrate something that might be a little different," says Kelly.

Mortar and Pestle is on 5th Avenue in Antigo.

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