Enjoy the national drink of Morocco! Smooth, earthy gunpowder green tea is artfully blended with cool peppermint to create this refreshing brew. Serve it traditionally with sugar and poured from a height of at least 12 inches, or drink it plain to enjoy the balance of mint and green tea.
Origins: The origins of Moroccan Mint tea and its accompanying ceremony that is still sometimes performed today is a subject of heated debate amongst tea historians. In one origin story, Queen Anne of 17th century Great Britain sent hundreds of gifts to the Sultan Moulay Ismail in a hostage situation involving captured Europeans. Green tea was included amongst the gifts.
Flavor Profile: Smooth, earthy, cool, refreshing.
Caffeine: 35-75mg/8oz cup
Health Benefits: All green teas contain powerful antioxidants known for fighting disease, specifically heart disease. Tea is a zero-calorie beverage, making it an ideal, delicious substitute for high-calorie drinks like soda and energy drinks.
Ingredients: Organic Gunpowder green tea and Organic peppermint.