Known as "Shepherd's Tea" and as Tsai Tou VouNou (Tea Of The Mountain) this infusion of dried flowers and leaves is naturally caffeine free with elegant citrus and mint notes. It packs a punch health wise as it is rich in oils and antioxidants and polyphenols and high in Iron. It has been studied and found to help the immune system, fight Hypertension, anti-viral effects, easing respiratory issues and easing the common cold.
STEEPING INSTRUCTIONS: Use one to three sprigs in your 8-12 ounce cup of water between 175-185 degrees (boil water and let rest for 3 minutes) and let the tea steep anywhere from 5-7 minutes. Remove sprigs as you can re-steep up to three times.
PLEASE NOTE: due to the voluminous nature of this tea, it is sold in 1 oz or 1/2 packaging increments only. (e.g., order 2 oz, get 2 1 oz packages).
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A few things to note:
- QUANTITIES: We sell loose leaf tea in 2 ounce increments (other than our 1 lb bulk buys) (e.g., if you want 6 ounces, change the quantity to 3 with the drop down selected to the 2 ounce increment).
- PACKAGING: All single loose leaf teas are packaged together (e.g., if you order 2 2-ounces we will send you a 4 ounce package of fresh loose leaf tea) unless you request 2 oz separate increments in the notes section during checkout.
- GIFTS: If you would like to add a gift message to your order please add it in the notes section during checkout. Receipts are not included in our shipments (they are emailed to the purchaser).