Brew using boiling water and leave to infuse for 5 to 10 minutes
Turkish Apple Tea is one of our most popular types of Fruit Tea. It is a twist on a classic, an infusion that takes everything great about Traditional Turkish Apple Tea and enhances it.
We take pride in packing it fresh to order here at our Pluckley-based factory, nestled in the captivating vistas of the Kentish countryside. This is our way of ensuring both quality and consistency.
What is Turkish Apple Tea?
Despite the name “Fruit Tea” being attached to Turkish Apple Tea, it is, in many respects, a misnomer. The truth is that it contains no leaves from the Camellia sinensis (Tea) plant, meaning that, technically speaking, it isn’t a “Tea” at all.
What it is, then, is a Fruit Tisane - although the term is seldom used. We nevertheless consider it an honorary member of our Loose Tea selection.
Turkish Apple Tea Ingredients
When you buy Turkish Apple Tea online or in store, you’re getting only the finest ingredients. This blend consists of freeze dried apple and pineapple pieces, accompanied by all-natural flavouring.
Here at The Kent and Sussex Tea and Coffee Company, we try to avoid artificial preservatives where possible. We are Turkish Apple Tea suppliers with a conscience - as, hopefully, you’re about to find out.
What Does Turkish Apple Tea Taste Like?
But you’re probably beginning to wonder, “What does Turkish Apple Tea taste like?” The answer, simply, is delicious, indeed exquisite.
Yet the chances are that you want to know more. You want to know the details. When brewed to perfection, it provides bold, sharp and, of course, distinctly fruity flavours with every sip. It is a true delight from start to finish - and will likely have you making another cuppa!
Does Turkish Apple Tea Have Caffeine?
Is there caffeine in Turkish Apple Tea? In a word, no. The absence of so-called “real” Tea leaves (those from the Camellia sinensis plant) means that it’s 100% caffeine-free.
This is fantastic news for anyone looking to cut down on their intake. Should you need the extra boost, however, then we recommend our equally delicious and wholesome Turkish Coffee.
Turkish Apple Tea Calories
Is Turkish Apple Tea good for you or is Turkish Apple Tea bad for you? Or, in other words, is Turkish Apple Tea fattening?
It does depend on how much you drink. However, most people who consume it in moderation have little to worry about. On average, an 8-oz serving of Turkish Apple Tea contains an estimated 70 calories. Consider it, then, a treat!
How to Brew Turkish Apple Tea
1, Add Loose Tea to a Tea Infuser or Filter.
2, Place the Tea-filled accessory in a cup or mug.
3, Put the kettle on and, once boiled to 100°C, pour it over the fruit pieces.
4, Allow it to steep for 5-10 minutes.
How to Serve: Best served without additions.
Tasting Notes: If you enjoy your Tea bold and sharp, you’re in for a treat. Turkish Apple Tea comes with refreshingly fruity notes and a sweet aftertaste.
Turkish Apple Tea Benefits
Few would argue that Turkish Apple Tea benefits the taste buds more than, perhaps, your physical health. However, there are numerous alternatives that are likewise popular in Turkey.
In fact, the best-known varieties of Turkish Tea (pronounced “çay”) are Rosehip Tea (kuşburnu çayı) and Linden Flower Tea (ıhlamur çayı). Both have the capacity to improve your life in small yet significant ways.
- TypeFruit Tea
- Health PointsDigestive, Hydration, Refreshing
- Caffeine LevelDecaff (none)
- OptionsLoose Tea
- Time of DayBreakfast, Lunchtime, Afternoon
- CountryMore Than One Origin