Peppermint Tea (Bags) - Organic

Revered for its refreshingly light aroma, as well as its natural, caffeine-free taste. If you have yet to try gourmet peppermint tea, you'll be pleasantly surprised by its superior flavor.

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Dried peppermint leaves make a minty, refreshing drink that is highly satisfying both hot and cold. A native of the Mediterranean, peppermint leaves were often used to crown luminaries in ancient Greece and Rome. It continues to be revered for its refreshingly light aroma, as well as its natural, caffeine-free taste. If you have yet to try gourmet peppermint tea, you'll be pleasantly surprised by its superior flavor. Our organic peppermint tea is made with the finest US grown organic peppermint.

Peppermint is a herb that naturally contains no caffeine. Quite often peppermint tea is consumed after meals as the oils in the mint may stimulate the flow of bile to the stomach and helps to possibly relieve gas pains. Additionally, peppermint sweetens the breath, supports healthy digestion and proper stomach acid balance. An interesting and tingling way to use peppermint is to place a handful of peppermint leaves in your bath water which may possibly lower your body temperature - perfect for cooling fevered skin or after working on a hot summers day.

There are approximately 260 naturally caffeine free organic tea bags per pound.

Constituents of Peppermint include:

  • Minerals: Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Zinc, Copper, Manganese
  • Vitamins: Vitamin C, Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid, Vitamin B-6, Folate,  Vitamin A (RAE), Vitamin A (IU)
  • Amino Acids: Tryptophan, Threonine, Isoleucine, Leucine,. Lysine, Methionine, Cystine, Phenylalanine, Tyrosine, Valine, Arginine, Histidine, Alanine, Aspartic Acid, Glutamic Acid, Glycine,  Proline, Serine
  • Flavanones: Eriodictyol, Hesperetin
  • Flavones: Luteolin, Apigenin
  • Other Phytochemicals: Menthol, Menthone, 1,8-cineole, Methyl acetate, Methofuran, Isomenthone, Limonene, B-pinene, A-pinene, Germacrene-d, Trans-sabinene hydrate and Pulegone

Suggested Use: Infusion - Use the ratio of 1 tea bag of product for every 8 ounces of distilled water. Bring water to a boil and then take off stove. Put tea in pot or a mug fill with water and cover for 15 minutes (this method is specific for whole leaf herbs and teas).

Botanical Name: Mentha piperita.

Ingredients: Organic Peppermint Tea.

Origin: Grown and dried in USA. Packaged with care in Florida, USA.

Certifications: USDA Certified Organic.

Z Natural Foods strives to offer the highest quality organically grown, raw, vegan, gluten free, non-GMO products available and exclusively uses low temperature drying techniques to preserve all the vital enzymes and nutrients. Our Peppermint Tea is certified organic and passes our strict quality assurance which typically includes testing for botanical identity, heavy metals, chemicals and microbiological contaminants. ZNaturalFoods.com offers Organic Peppermint Tea Bags packaged in airtight stand-up, resealable foil pouches for optimum freshness. Once opened, just push the air out of the pouch before resealing it in order to preserve maximum potency. Keep your Organic Peppermint Tea in a cool, dark, dry place.

 

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