Purple leaf tea is blended with lemongrass and mint. Spectacular fresh lemon flavor similar to lemon head candy paired with the soothing coolness of peppermint and finished with the sweetness of spearmint. Its mint taste acts as an ideal palate cleanser, it has been used for centuries to aid digestion and the fresh aroma is a feast on the senses. These ancient flavors are reminiscent of Luxor, Egypt. Refreshingly perfect tea at any time of the day.
* = Organic Ingredients
Ingredients: Purple green tea, *lemongrass, *peppermint, * lemon myrtle, *spearmint, *lemon peel* organic
Perfect Brewing Instructions: One teaspoon (approx. 3g) for 8oz of water. Steep at 185oF for 4 minutes (adjust based on your taste preference). Just turn your kettle off before boiling if you don't have a temperature controlled kettle.
Infusions: You can infuse this tea at least twice. With each careful infusion, different subtleties of flavor are revealed.
Facts: Plain tea is minimally processed and provides roughly 2 calories per cup (240ml/8oz), which makes it nearly calorie-free.
Iced Tea: Follow the instructions for brewing regular hot tea and double the amount of tea. When the tea has brewed the suggested amount of time, remove the leaves or teabags and pour tea directly into a container filled with ice. Add more ice to adjust based on your taste preference.
Sweeten to taste with your sweetner of choice and enjoy.
Caffeine: Contains slight caffeine
Food Pairing: Pairs exceptionally well with steak. It also goes with chocolate, as well as being great to drink throughout the day on its own.
- Purple foods have been shown to support cardiovascular health
- Fight inflammation, improve cognition, and even to help to reverse the effects of UV damage.
- Use traditionally to boost immune system
- May help increase metabolism and fat oxidation
- Natural source of EGCG Polyphenols
- Uplifting, Increases Mental Focus
- Powerful Antioxidant, Anti-Aging
- Increases Endurance
- Increases Metabolism
- Assists in Weight Loss
- Reduces Cholesterol
- Calorie-free, Fat-free, Gluten-free
Purple tea is a very new cultivar of camellia sinensis of the assamica type recently developed by Tea Research Institute and grown in Kenya. The tea has high level of anthocyanins, which are special antioxidants attributed with excellent health benefits. Purple tea has good diet effect as it inhibits lipid absorption and fat accumulation leading to weight loss. Helps to improve fat metabolism, has anti-aging effects and helps to even out skin tone. Purple tea also aids skin oxygenation due to presence of free radicle scavengers. Ref; https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4502735/
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.