Inspired by the capital of Azerbaijan, the land of fire, this tea is warm and comforting. The perfect blend of sweet fruits, warming cinnamon and floral hibiscus.
Australian Certified Organic apple bits, hibiscus, gunpowder tea, rosehip shells, cloves, orange peel, lemon peel, cassia cinnamon, safflower petals
Hibiscus: Hibiscus is rich in vitamin C, minerals and various antioxidants. Ruby red in colour and a tart, sour taste. Common health benefits include: blood pressure management, menstrual pain, antidepressant properties, aids digestion, weight loss, anti-cancer, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory.
Gunpowder green tea: A classic green tea from the Zhejiang province, China. It is among the most popular green tea specialties. As the name implies, Gunpowder tea is made up of leaves hand-rolled into tiny pellets. A full-bodied smooth tasting cup with a bold, slightly smoky flavour. Higher in caffeine than most other green teas, it is famous for the energizing properties it contains, and often used by athletes to improve endurance.
Rosehip: Rosehips are the fruit of the rose. Once the flower has bloomed and the petals have fallen off, the ‘hip’ is plucked from the centre. Rosehips have huge medicinal value including: anti-inflammatory, anti-depressant, antiviral, antiseptic, antispasmodic and antibacterial. They’re also astringent, antioxidant, and a blood, kidney, urinary tract, and recovery tonic. Rosehips are believed to be native to Persia. Common medicinal uses include: to fight free radicals, strengthen immunity, relieve pain, lower blood pressure, aid digestion, to treat urinary and kidney disorders.
How to infuse:
Heat water to 90 degrees
Infuse for 3-5 minutes
How to store:
Store in a cool, dark place in an airtight container, away from outside aromas
A collectible tin containing loose leaf tea (makes approximately 24 cups)
A refillable pouch containing 12 biodegradable teabags made from corn fiber
OR a single, individually wrapped biodegradable teabag
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