Peppermint Green Tea
Peppermint green tea is a powerhouse, when it comes to health benefits. Peppermint tea offers a cooling sensation which is attributed to menthol. Peppermint has soothing properties which are good for stomach ailments, it aids digestion, prevents common cold and flu. Peppermint tea is made with pure peppermint and green tea it has a pleasing aroma which appeals to the senses.
Dry Leaf: Light rolled green leaves with peppermint leaves
Aroma: Refreshing notes of peppermint
Colour of Liquor: Light yellow
Flavour of the Tea: The liquor is mild, smooth and has a distinct taste of peppermint
Compliments: Goes with Oriental cosine and Asian snacks, lightly seasoned salads.
Brewing Instructions: Always use fresh water. Bring water to near boiling point. Take one teaspoon of tea leaves in a cup. Pour the heated water and steep the tea for 3-4 mins. Adjust the time of brewing as per desired strength. Leaves can be steeped multiple times till it gives flavour.
Tea Master Recommendation: Not to be had with milk. Can add honey and lemon to taste. Always use fresh water. Do not use re-boiled water. The brewed leaves can be steeped multiple times with an increase in steeping time. Sip it when it cools down a little instead of boiling hot for enhanced flavour.