Long Island Green Tea
Holiday in a teacup. This tropical green tea brings back memories of that vacation — that happy place. Brew some for the day dreamer in you.
Health Benefits: Mint is a natural cure for several digestive ailments. Sip on this tea when you’re feeling bloated or when you’ve eaten food of uncertain quality. Orange and mint is a classic combination to improve your mood and concentration. Excellent tea to carry to your workplace or cure the day dreamer in you!
Ingredients: Green Tea infused with refreshing Indian (desi) mint and earthy orange peels.
Taste notes: Taste notes are fresh, perky and bright. Indian mint has it’s own distinct flavour which is more intense and less cooling than other varieties of mint. Dried orange peels give out an earthy aroma and taste. Unlike the usual citric acid used to add orange flavouring, our tea is 100% natural.
Caffeine content: Medium
Origin of tea: Darjeeling, India
Available as: 100g loose leaf / 15 tea bags / 50g loose leaf
When to drink this tea? Hot or Iced, but always best without milk and sweeteners. This is our bestselling tea in summer months. Enjoy it iced on a dull, hot day. Recipe for cold brewed Iced tea here.
Serving Suggestions: Pairs well with upside down pineapple cake, crisp crackers, pineapple and cheese. Tastes great both hot or iced. Long Island Iced Tea (non-alcoholic) makes the perfect summer cooler or tea mocktail.
QUESTIONS & ANSWERSAsk a Question
1. What are the health benefits of this tea?
Orange peel contains vitamin C and mint helps in digestion. Green tea is rich in antioxidants which promotes overall wellbeing and improves your rate of metabolism.
2. What is the best time to consume it?
Long Island Green Tea is perfect for soothing sips throughout the day.
3. How do I store it?
Store your tea in a cool dry place, away from direct sunlight and moisture. It is best if you store the tea in the tin itself.
4. Does it help in weight loss?
Green tea has several health benefits that promotes weight loss.
5. How to make the iced tea out of this?
We recommend the cold brew method, steep the tea in room temperature water and leave it overnight. Strain it next morning. Use this tea as a base for making Iced Tea. In a tall glass add one part tea, one part chilled water and rest top it up with ice cubes. Add sweetener of your choice and garnish with mint leaves.
6. Can you make iced tea out of this?
Yes, Long Island Green Tea can be brewed hot or iced.
7. What does it taste like?
It has a refreshing mint flavour with citrus notes.
8. What makes Long Island Green tea?
Green tea infused with orange peels and mint.