Passion Fruit Iced Tea

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Brewing instructions

Using 2tsp of tea per person, cover leaves with hot water and top up with cold water and ice. Add fresh fruit to garnish

Description

Get passionate with our Passion Fruit Iced Tea. Enjoy tropical flavours that evoke strong images of Hawaiian beaches and fruit cocktails. Using only the finest quality China Black Tea, Marigold Petals and all-natural Flavouring, this infusion has everything needed to make this summer amazing. Alternatively, it can get you through the winter months in style!

Because of the addition of Black Tea leaves, our Passion Fruit Iced Tea can promote health and wellbeing in a variety of ways. It can enhance cognitive function, which may reduce the risks of developing dementia and Alzheimer's Disease. It can lower "bad" LDL cholesterol, thus improving cardiovascular health. It can even boost the metabolism of fat cells. This leads to the body burning fat quicker and more efficiently.

The possibilities are nearly endless with this Tea. Most, however, choose it for its exceptional taste. The choice is, of course, yours. Just know that our Passion Fruit Iced Tea, like all of our Teas, is packed fresh to order here in our Kent-based factory. This ensures not only quality but also consistency. So, what are you waiting for? Try this Tea today!

About China Black Tea

The history of Tea in China began, according to legend, some 5,000 years ago. An ancient Chinese Emperor named Shennong came to rest underneath an unknown tree. He fell asleep in the midday sun with a cup of boiling water by his side.

When he awoke, he found that leaves from the tree had dropped into his drink. They had begun to infuse. Shennong, an avid herbalist, tried the peculiar beverage. He loved it! Without knowing it at the time, Shennong had discovered Tea!

It's important to note, however, that this was not Black Tea, but Green Tea. In fact, Black Tea didn't arrive until during the Chinese Qing Dynasty (1644-1912 CE). Historians believe that the first China Black Tea was Lapsang Souchong. This famously smoky Tea came into existence by pure accident. In time, however, it gave rise to other China Black Teas.  This, of course, includes Passion Fruit Iced Tea!

Useful Information 

Type of Tea: Black Tea.

Origin: Tea Leaves - China.

Ingredients: Chinese Black Tea, Marigold Petals and Natural Flavouring.

Brewing Instructions: Using 2 tsp per person, pour in freshly boiled water so that it just covers the Tea, then brew for 3-5 minutes. Strain the leaves and top up with cold water and ice cubes with any personal additions and decoration.

How to Serve: Consider adding honey, lemon, or maybe a few more tropical ingredients!

Tasting Notes: A light, refreshing Tea with tropical, citrusy notes.

Colour in Cup: Amber liquor, light in tone.

Health Benefits of Passion Fruit Iced Tea

Passion Fruit Iced Tea, like any other Black Tea, can improve one's everyday way of life in small yet significant ways. It contains an abundance of antioxidants, most notably theaflavin and thearubigin, capable of combating free radicals in the body. This, in turn, can lead to reduced risks in developing many chronic conditions including cardiovascular disease and type-2 diabetes.

Furthermore, a recent study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition suggested that drinking 2 to 3 cups of Black Tea a day could reduce early signs of cognitive decline.

Additional info
  • Type
    Type
    Black Tea
  • Health Points
    Health Points
    Hydration, Refreshing, Relaxing
  • Caffeine Level
    Caffeine Level
    Medium
  • Options
    Options
    Loose Tea
  • Time of Day
    Time of Day
    Lunchtime, Afternoon
  • Country
    Country
    China
Ingredients
  • Marigold petals
    Marigold petals
  • Passion fruit
    Passion fruit