Spearmint Green Tea is a blend of the finest Gunpowder green tea, pure spearmint leaves and pure peppermint leaves. It is often used as the base for Moroccan Mint or Nana-mint tea. Spearmint Green combines the fragrant taste of green tea with the cool taste of real spearmint.
Place one teaspoon per cup into an infuser, filter or teapot. Add freshly boiled water and infuse for 3 minutes. Serve immediately or remove leaves to prevent spoiling.
Green Tea, Spearmint, Peppermint
May contain traces of nuts
Our small sample size caddy is the perfect way to try a new tea.
Contains tea for approximately 10 cups of green Tea.
The refill carton, available in Standard and Large, is a perfect, environmentally friendly way to replenish your Tea Palace Caddies. Contains enough tea for approximately 50 cups (Standard) or 80 cups (Large) of green tea.
**Please note this container is not airtight and therefore once opened tea should be transferred to an airtight caddy or storage jar.
Our bespoke purple damask caddy is the perfect way to keep your tea fresh.
Contains tea for approximately 50 cups of green tea.
Our Large bespoke purple damask caddy is the perfect way to keep your favourite tea fresh.
Contains enough tea for approximately 80 cups of green tea.
Unlike black teas, there is no oxidation or fermentation in the processing of green tea which means that the antioxidants found in green tea are unharmed.
Green tea contains similar flavonoids to those found in broccoli, cabbage, grapes and red wine. (AmeriScan, August 2003)
The University of Purdue found that green tea inhibits the growth of cancer cells and also helps to reduce cholesterol levels. Drinking green tea does not only inhibit the growth of cancer cells, it also kills cancer cells without harming healthy tissue.
A study at the University of Kansas concluded that the catechins found in green tea is more than 100 times as effective as Vitamin C at neutralizing free radicals. (greentea.com)
Drinking tea is known to aid weight loss by naturally burning fat and increasing the bodies metabolism. It has also been found that drinking green tea can block the absorption of bad fats by up to 30%. (greentealovers.com)
Kidney problems are often associated with high blood sugar - since green tea has the ability to lower serum glucose, drinking tea can help protect against kidney failure. The antioxidant properties of green tea also play a likely role in protecting the kidneys.
Maintaining kidney health is a crucial part of anti-aging medicine.
Tests carried out at the University of Newcastle found that green tea could help improve memory and slow the development of Alzeimer's disease.
Spearmint is used to counter indigestion, gastrointestinal spasms, flatulence, irritable bowel syndrome, nausea, respiratory congestion.
Stomach-settling and cramp-easing, peppermint has a well-earnt reputation for quelling nausea. It is also a good choice if your nausea comes with a headache or cold, since peppermint is a traditional remedy for both those ailments.
Spearmint calms the muscles of the stomach and improves the flow of bile, which the body uses to digest fats. As a result, food passes through the stomach more quickly.