Marigold Green Tea
Our tribute to the iconic marigold, a symbol of celebration and festive joy. Hands down our bestselling green tea and most popular as gifts, wedding favours and souvenirs of India.
Ingredients: Petals of yellow and orange marigold flower, lemongrass bits, green tea.
Health Benefits: Perfect to improve digestion and compliment your detox regime. Marigold belongs to the Calendula family. It has natural healing properties.
Taste notes: Taste notes are refreshing, balmy and floral. Marigold petals add a glow to your cup, while Lemongrass lends a refreshing aroma.
Caffeine content: Medium
Origin of tea: Darjeeling, India
Available as: 100g loose leaf / 15 tea bags / 50g loose leaf
When to drink this tea? Marigold Green Tea helps improves digestion and compliments a detox regime, so it is best had post meals.
Serving Suggestions: Pairs well with gulab Jamuns, Baklava, Rice crackers. Tastes great either hot or iced. Must try as a cold-brewed Iced Tea. Find the recipe here.
QUESTIONS & ANSWERSAsk a Question
1. How is this tea prepared? What is the proportion of milk, tea powder and water to be added?
Our Marigold Green Tea is best recommended to drink plain without Milk or Sugar. Add 1 teaspoon of our loose leaf tea to 150ml of water, pour hot water on the tea leaves and steep it for 2-3 mins. Pairs well with Gulab Jamuns, Baklava, Rice Crackers. You can try our Masala Chai Black Tea which can be consumed with Milk.
2. Are your teas organic?
Yes, most of our teas are Organic Teas. Our Marigold Green Tea is 100% natural and pure Organic Green Tea made with petals of Yellow and Orange Marigold flower, Lemongrass bits with the goodness of Green Tea.
3. What is the caffeine content in one cup of this tea?
1 cup of green tea contains between 30 and 50 mg of caffeine. The recommended maximum amount of caffeine per day is 400 mg, which is the equivalent to around 8 cups of green tea. However, it's best that you don't drink several cups in a day, especially if you are sensitive to caffeine.
4. Will Marigold Green Tea help me in losing weight?
Yes, as the base tea for this blend is green tea and all green teas are very effective in boosting your metabolism and burning fat.
5. What is the health benefits of the marigold petals in the tea?
As the marigold flower belongs to the family of the calendula flower, it is very rich in healing properties that makes it a great detox blend when consumed as a brew. It is also proven to be very effective in healing the body if a person is undergoing chemotherapy.
6. Is it good option for weight loss?
Green teas help boost metabolism and burn fat. We would recommend Matcha Green Tea to aid in weight loss as it has 10X the health benefits of regular green tea.