Organic teas are cultivated using zero chemicals or pesticides, giving you a tea experience that is super refreshing and great for the planet as well.
It’s highly likely that since you clicked on a link that says ‘organic,’ you may already be an organic foods enthusiast who buys organic vegetables and fruits from your friendly neighborhood organic store. Even if you aren’t an organic-convert yet, chances are you may be aware of the benefits of organic produce. At its most basic, organic produce is cultivated without the use of any chemicals or harmful pesticides, giving you fruits, vegetables, daily staples (rice, millets), and seeds that are healthy and fresh. Now, what about teas? Did you know that even teas can be cultivated in an organic manner, without the use of chemicals! Let’s find out more.
Organic teas are not a new trend or experiment and have seen increasing popularity for more than a decade from consumers who are learning about the impact of chemicals on crops. If you haven’t yet given organic teas a try, you might be wondering what’s all the buzz around this. Organic teas use zero chemicals - meaning no pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, or chemical fertilizers - to grow or process the tea after it is harvested. Instead, farmers adopt natural processes to produce a sustainable tea harvest that is not only healthy but also delicious when brewed. Now that you know about the benefits, scroll down to see our 5 must-try organic tea blends that’s perfect for the summer.
Here are 5 organic tea recommendations to get you started:
Moringa or drumstick is one of our all time favourites and not just because this vegetable is so versatile. It’s a legit superfood by itself. Moringa is packed with healthy compounds like Vitamin A, B1, B3, calcium, potassium, iron, and magnesium. In fact, it is also known as the ‘miracle herb’ because of how nutritious it is. Bonus? Our Organic Moringa Tea, which is part of the Ancient Healing Collection, also comprises hibiscus, organic vetiver root, and organic stevia leaf. making this a powerful blend designed to amp up your day.
Lavender tea possesses a floral aroma and a very light taste, with subtle hints of wood and mint. Lavender is very soothing and helps you sleep better as well. Try this delightful concoction before bedtime and see it work its magic on those humid summer nights.
Hibiscus tea has a tart flavour, similar to cranberry juice. It is wonderful for your skin as it is packed with antioxidants, and rids the body of its toxins. Turn this into a cold brew by adding lemon and honey as per your preference for a refreshing summer cooler.
- Our Organic Green tea has the pleasurable aroma of jasmine and the herbal, grassy notes of green tea. Green tea and its health benefits are no secret. It contains bioactive compounds and antioxidants that may help prevent hypertension, diabetes, reduce the risk of cancer, and overall maintain calm and balance to your mind and body. Add a dash of organic honey for a slightly sweet counterpoint to the earthy brew.
mulethi or licorice has been used as a medicinal herb from as far back as 500 BC, it's clearly seeing a resurgence in 2021. Licorice is known to aid digestion, heal ulcers, and has anti-inflammatory properties. Our Organic Tulsi Mulethi Green Tea is a powerful tea blend featuring three kinds of organic tulsi: Rama, Vanna, and Krishna. Liquorice and peppermint add sweetness and a cooling aftertaste to the drink that's just perfect for summer.
All our organic teas are certified organic from NOP India, USDA Organic and Ecocert France.