ORIGIN: Our peppermint is grown in Oregon & Eastern Europe while much of our citrus comes from Spain
Did You Know?
Peppermint is actually a naturally occurring hybrid of spearmint and water mint. As a hybrid, peppermint is sterile, producing no seeds. However, peppermint does spread very rapidly through its rhizomes, which are roots that can produce new plant shoots. If you plant peppermint in your garden, it is usually best to keep it contained in a pot, because it can take over!
Tea Type: Organic herbal tea
Tea Forté Citrus mint combines the citrus oil from lemon peel and the brisk, refreshing characteristics from organic peppermint into a surprisingly soothing blend. The brisk, refreshing organic peppermint cleanses the palate, whilst the organic lemon peel from Spain adds a light citrusy note to the infusion.
Peppermint is believed to better your sleep and the menthol it contains is thought to be a natural decongestant, explaining why herbal teas containing organic mint are so soothing when you are down with a cold or flu.
The organic lemon peels are full of nutrition, among which vitamin C, believed to help build the immune system.
- Flavor: brilliant, refreshing, cooling with lingering citrus notes
- Aroma: very fragrant
- Color: pale straw
- Strength: medium bodied
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