Using 2tsp of tea per person, cover leaves with hot water and top up with cold water and ice. Add fresh fruit to garnish
Get passionate with Passion Fruit Iced Tea. Embrace its tropical flavours, evoking vivid images of Hawaiian beaches and fruit cocktails. We make it with only the finest-quality Black Tea, to which we add Marigold Petals and Natural Flavouring.
The result is, put simply, exquisite. Be sure to buy it and try it from The Kent and Sussex Tea and Coffee Company, where we pack our Loose Tea fresh to order.
Passion Fruit Iced Tea Calories
Those who’re worried about consuming too many calories in their cuppa have little to worry about. It turns out that Passion Fruit Iced Tea has no more than two calories per serving.
What might increase the calorie content are the additions you include while making a pitcher. The good news is that such is the Tea’s allure that you probably won’t have to throw in much else, if anything at all.
Passion Fruit Iced Tea Nutrition Facts
Best of all, perhaps, is the fact that it contains a wealth of vitamins, minerals and other antioxidants. Among them are Vitamins B-2, B-5, B-9 and D, Iron, Magnesium, Manganese, Potassium, Sodium, Theaflavin and Thearubigin - to name but a few.
These combined can improve life in small yet significant ways. But will your new favourite infusion help you to get out of bed in the morning?
Passion Fruit Iced Tea Caffeine
There is indeed one more chemical compound worth mentioning: Caffeine. This is a stimulant that needs little introduction. It provides an energy boost upon consumption, enabling you to start the day the right way.
But how much is within? You can expect the average serving of Passion Fruit Iced Tea to have 45-mg of caffeine, which should be more than enough for your needs.
How to Make Passion Fruit Iced Tea
1, Put Loose Leaf Tea into a Tea Filter or Infuser (2tsp per person).
2, Place it in a heat-resistant vessel.
3, Boil fresh water and pour it in so it covers the leaves only.
4, Allow it to steep for 3 to 5 minutes for the best flavour.
5, Let it cool in a fridge, covered, until cold, for about an hour.
6, Top up with cold water and ice cubes before serving.
How to Serve: Sugar is a popular choice. Another option is lemon. Alternatively, serve black.
Tasting Notes: Imparts a light, tropical note with citrusy undertones and a refreshing finish.
Passion Fruit Iced Tea Benefits
Is Passion Fruit Iced Tea good for you? Absolutely. You know already that it contains numerous health-promoting properties. But what, exactly, can they do?
Most noteworthy is their ability to combat free radicals in the body, working on a molecular level to reduce the risk of developing several chronic conditions. They also promote weight loss, enhance cognitive function and boost immunity.
Passion Fruit Iced Tea During Pregnancy
Moderation appears to be critical when it comes to drinking Passion Fruit Iced Tea during pregnancy. According to NHS Choices, expecting mothers should limit their intake to 200-mg of caffeine daily.
This is the equivalent of two cups of Coffee, four cups of Black Tea, five cups of Oolong, six cups of Green Tea and eight cups of White Tea. Any concerns should be discussed with a health professional.
- TypeBlack Tea
- Health PointsHydration, Refreshing, Relaxing
- Caffeine LevelMedium
- OptionsLoose Tea
- Time of DayLunchtime, Afternoon