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BLACK TEA | Gingerbread House

Christmas is not complete without the traditional smells and tastes of Gingerbread! Dive into the warming tastes of ginger and cinnamon in this holiday favourite.  

Cup characteristics: Lusciously ginger and sweet cinnamon. Think of German Christmas markets and the aromas, the laughter – the enjoyment

INGREDIENTS: High-altitude Ceylon black tea, ginger, cinnamon, cocoa beans, safflower petals, camomile white flowers, star anise, natural flavors (organic compliant)

CAFFEINE LEVEL:  MEDIUM     ANTI-OXIDANT LEVEL: HIGH

TEA FROM: Sri Lanka's top 3 tea-producing regions, Nuwara Eliya + Dimbula + Uva

Certifications: HACCP Certified, Exceptional Tea, Ethical Tea Partnership Tea

Price per cup (2g/cup) 50g Pouch 100g Pouch 150g Pouch
 Cdn $ $0.33 $0.27 $0.23

 

BENEFITS

  • black tea is an excellent source of anti-oxidants and polyphenols which have been suggested in research as an inhibitor of various types of cancer. 
  • a cup of tea consumed with no milk, sugar or other additives has zero calories.  

BREWING 

  • Hot tea: Put 1 teaspoon of loose tea for each 7-9 oz/200-260 ml of water in the teapot. Pour freshly boiled water over tea.
    • steep for 3-7 minutes; sweeten with milk and/or sugar to taste. Lemon/mint not recommended.
  • Cold Brew Iced Tea: To make 1L/1QT, Add 6 slightly heaping teaspoons to an infuser. Before putting infuser in pitcher, fill pitcher to the top with cold water. Add infuser into pitcher and put in refrigerator for 6-8 hrs or overnight. Infuser can be left in pitcher to release additional antioxidants as cold water brewing. Use our Mizudashi Cold Brewer or Takeya Iced Tea Brewer for best results. 
  • Flash-chilled Iced Tea: To make 1 L/1 QT, put 6 slightly heaping teaspoons of loose tea into a teapot. Pour 1¼ cups/315ml of boiling water over tea. Steep 5-10 minutes. Fill a serving pitcher full with ice. Pour strained tea over ice. Use Takeya Iced Tea Brewer for best results!


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