Blueberry Leaf Tea (Kosher, Gluten-free, Vegan)
The blueberry bush is not just used to make jams and jellies. Not only are the berries healthful, but the leaves are as well. The leaves of this plant can be used for usage in tea. Steeping the leaves of the blueberry plant has enormous health benefits. We all know that blueberries are rich in antioxidants, but it is said that the leaves contain 31 times more antioxidants than its fruit.
Flavor: The flavor of Seelect Tea’s Blueberry Leaf Tea is faintly grassy, like that of green tea. Seelect Tea’s Organic Leaf Tea can be enjoyed hot or cold. Pour one cup of fresh boiling water over tea bag, steep 4-6 minutes. The longer Seelect Tea’s Blueberry Leaf Tea steeps, the stronger the flavor. Lemon or honey may be added.
Tea Type: Documents have been recovered dating back to Ancient Egypt and Ancient China that refer to people enjoying the many uses of herbal tea. In addition to the great taste of Seelect Tea’s Blueberry Leaf Tea, some of the benefits cited for daily herbal tea consumption include its value as an antioxidant and energy booster, its immune enhancement properties, its ability to calm the mind and assist in relaxation, and its ability to improve circulation. Other great herbal teas by Seelect Tea include Elder Berries Tea, Papaya Leaf Tea, and Parsley Leaf Tea.
History & Health: Related to the cranberry, the blueberry bush is known for a host of health benefits. Rich in Vitamin C, Seelect Tea’s Organic Blueberry Leaf Tea is said to help ward off colds, flus, and sore throats. Blueberry Leaf Tea is also said to relieve internal inflammation, lower triglycerides, and help control blood pressure.