Moroccan Mint, Organic
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 peppermint.