Green tea is the richest source of antioxidants and has many health benefits.
The star-shaped spice is highly desired due to its active chemical compounds shikimic acid, an essential part of anti-influenza medications worldwide. Benefits include healthy skin, prevent fungal infections, support respiratory health
Orange peels have about four times more health benefits than the actual orange fruit that we eat. It contains considerable amounts of copper, calcium, magnesium, vitamin A and dietary fiber.
Orange blast is a classic blend of green tea with natural Orange and mildly spiced with Star Anise. The flavour is smooth, well rounded and warming. Orange peels are rich in Vitamin C & B6. It also has calcium and is a rich source of fiber. Star Anise has medicinal properties and is used to treat cold and flu. Together with antioxidant rich green tea, these act as wonders for our body.
Tea caddy contains 50 gm tea.
Dry Leaf: Light rolled green leaves with orange peels and star anise
Aroma: Refreshing notes of orange and sweet taste of star anise.
Colour of Liquor: Light golden
Flavour of the Tea: The liquor has a distinct flavour of orange peels and is mildly sweet
Compliments: Goes well after a heavy meal.
Brewing Instructions: Always use fresh water. Bring water to near boiling point. Take one teaspoon (2.5 gms) of tea leaves per person, put the tea leaves in a teapot. Pour the heated water over the tea leaves and steep the tea for 3-4 mins. Adjust the time of brewing as per desired strength. The tea leaves can be steeped multiple times as long as the flavour lasts.
Tea Master Recommendation: Not to be had with milk. Always use fresh water. Do not use re-boiled water. Brew the tea leaves multiple times by increasing the steeping time. Allow the tea to cool as it enhances the flavour.
Health Benefits :
- Orange peels are rich in Vitamin C & B6. It also has calcium and is a rich source of fiber
- Star Anise is has medicinal properties and are used to treat cold and flu. The spice also aids weight loss and improves digestion.
- Green Tea is the richest source of antioxidants and has zero calories.