Brew with water at 75 to 80 degrees and brew for 2 to 3 minutes, be careful not to over infuse
Banana Green Tea is a Flavoured Tea blended with real banana pieces. Its base is a Chinese Sencha Green Tea, which most consider to be of the highest quality. When brewed, it provides traditionally grassy flavours with distinct tropical fruit undertones.
We pack it fresh to order, ensuring quality and consistency, time and time again. What more could you want from your new favourite beverage?
It’s worth noting, too, that Banana Green Tea makes for an excellent choice as an Iced Tea. Why not add a few extra slices of banana and serve it up on a warm, summer’s day?
Regardless of when you choose to brew it, you’ve undoubtedly chosen exceptionally well. Buy it today from The Kent and Sussex Tea and Coffee Company and make the most of your morning cuppa.
Facts About Sencha Tea in this Blend
- Sencha has a close association with Japanese culture.
- Despite many believing it to be a quintessentially Japanese infusion, it originates from China.
- Nevertheless, an estimated 78% of Japanese Tea drinkers choose this particular brew.
- What’s more, the Japanese have a legend surrounding its origins.
- They believe that a Tea farmer in Uji, near Kyoto, created it in 1738.
The Chinese disagree. According to them, they have used Sencha for brewing and blending for many hundreds of years. Our Banana Green Tea is one such example - albeit a newer one!
Does Banana Green Tea Have Caffeine?
When it comes to its caffeine content, it’s worth recognising that Banana Green Tea has around 30-mg of this stimulant per 8-oz cup.
While not as energising as Black Tea, this is likely enough to get you out of bed in the morning. Most, though, choose this delectable infusion for its great taste. Why not find out for yourself today? You won’t be disappointed!
Type of Tea: Loose Green Tea.
Origin: Leaves from China.
Ingredients: Sencha Tea Leaves (90%), Banana Chips and All-Natural Flavouring.
Brewing Instructions: Brew using freshly boiled water left to cool to temperatures between 75 and 80°C. Infuse for 2 to 3 minutes.
How to Serve: Best served without additions. Some, however, choose to add honey or lemon.
Tasting Notes: Imparts refreshingly grassy notes with sweet, fruity undertones.
Colour in Cup: Pale green liquor, light in tone.
Benefits of Banana Green Tea
This Tea can prevent severe acne breakouts while reducing oily skin. This is according to a study published in the Bosnian Journal of Medical Sciences.
It involved ten male participants with oily skin using 3% Green Tea extract over eight weeks. By the end of the study, the results showed a 70% success rate in decreasing sebum production, which is the natural substance that contributes to acne.