80g Organic Darjeeling Tea $21 – Medium Bag
40g Small Bag
2nd Flush Black Darjeeling tea grows best in cool, wet conditions. This is why it grows so well in India at the foothills of the Himalayan mountains, grown in the North East India in the Darjeeling province. It is a black tea with very low caffeine and has a beautiful light, delicate, fruity, nutty or muscatel flavour referred to as the “Champagne of teas”. It is considered an afternoon tea, and often preferred without sugar and milk may be added.
Rich in antioxidants, polyphenols, flavonoids and phytochemicals that helps lower your risk to metabolic conditions and helps lower cortisol levels with your immune system. Reduces oxidation of LDL cholesterol due to the quercetin and helps reduce the risk of atherosclerosis, heart attack and stroke.
This plant helps support weight loss and has anti-bacterial, anti-cancer properties and may help improve your mood by calming a stressful situation and the tannins provide neuro-protective elements which includes improving your focus, brain health and the nervous system.
Many researchers in India believe that certain bio-active compounds in Darjeeling tea, particularly L-theanine, could play an active role in preventing neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s. Older adults are more susceptible to Parkinson’s than their younger counterparts. It is because of a combination of stress, poor food habits, and an unhealthy lifestyle.
Drinking regularly can support health, but excessive drinking may affect your digestion and may cause nausea and reduce iron absorption.
Contains caffeine and this can affect mood, sleep quality, heart health, migraine or mental health conditions.
May stain your teeth, due to the tannins or just add a dash of milk and that will reduce staining.