Pine Needles Herbal Tea
Brew using boiling water and leave to infuse for 5 to 10 minutes
Pine Needles Herbal Tea.
Our Pine Needles are from the wild forests of Romania. Young green needles are carefully harvested and dried before being dispatched to Pluckley. Used for centuries by native American Indians the needles having great medicinal benefits. European settlers were introduced to pine needles to combat amongst other ailments Scurvy. Today in Europe the drinking of Pine Needle Tea is becoming more popular and needles are often used in tea blending to add that special delicate pine flavour.
Type of Tea: Herbal Needle Infusion
Brewing Guide: Use freshly drawn boiling water and brew for 5 to 10 minutes.
How to Serve: as a clear infusion or add a squeeze of lemon juice.
Tasting Notes: Earthy, Minty aroma. A smooth soft taste with a slight sweetness.
Pack sizes: 50g, 125g, 250g, 500g, 1 Kilo. ( We pack everything fresh to order, nothing is off the shelf ! ). We pack all our teas in a unique material which combines card and foil, regarded as the best for retaining freshness and quality.
Health benefits: Pine Needles are known to be a great source of vitamin C. High levels of fat soluble Vitamin A which can help to improve eye sight, skin conditions and strengthen hair. Boosts the production of Red Blood Cells. An expectorant to help battle Colds and Flu's. An all round infusion to help the bodies immune system and a brew to improve the alertness of the mind. Also Caffeine Free !
Mr Smith's advice on similar teas that you might like: Moringa Leaves are also known for great medicinal benefits and the most popular herbal Tisane - Dandelion Leaves.
Health PointsAnti Oxidants, Digestive, Flu, Immune System, Refreshing
Caffeine LevelDecaff (none)
Time of DayLunchtime, Afternoon, Evening