All About Lemon Black Tea
If you love a bit of lemon in your black tea then this is the perfect blend for you. We've brought together our premium English Breakfast style black tea with lemon oil and dried lemon slices into a flavored black tea you won't want to put down.
We went all-in on turning this into a delicious citrusy tea, so you'll also find hints of lime, lemongrass, pineapple, and other natural flavors. Enjoy!
Stress and Anxiety: Compounds in black tea may help us recover from the daily stresses in life.
Weight Loss: Mice fed a black tea supplement while on a high sugar diet had less weight gain and a greater metabolism than mice who didn't receive the black tea supplement.
Cancer Prevention: Antioxidants, like the polyphenols, catechins, and theaflavins in black tea, may reduce the development and spread of cancer.
Diarrhea: Diarrhea symptoms can be reduced by the high amounts of tannins in black tea.
Diabetes: Lab rat experiments show that black tea is beneficial in both lowering blood sugar levels and reducing diabetic cataracts.
Headaches: If you're suffering from a tension headache, the antioxidants in black tea can help relieve it faster than standard painkillers.
Oral Health: According to the American Society for Microbiology: “compounds in black tea may attack the harmful bacteria in your mouth that cause gum disease and cavities.”
Origin: The Nuwara Region of Sri Lanka
Caffeine Level: High, more than half what you get in a cup of coffee.
Brewing Hot: Use 1 tsp per 8oz of boiling water, and let steep for 3-7 minutes.
Brewing Cold: Steep 6 teaspoons in a quart of boiling water, then add 3 quarts cold water and refrigerate.
Mix With: Lemon, milk, sugar