Chaga Mushroom is Zen's Tea House's best-kept secret. This powerful medicinal fungus grows wild in the Alaskan forest, on the sides of birch trees. Zen's Tea House works with privately-owned Alaskan farmers. Zen's Wild Crafted Chaga Mushroom is not the same as other Chaga products. TasteChaga Mushrooms have an earthy, spicy taste. What this tea can do for youIn the United States, it is illegal to recognize or promote Chaga as an alternative treatment for cancer. And because Zen's Tea House does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and our educational services are not a substitute for professional medical advice we always advise customers to first seek the advice of their doctor before making any changes to diet, health routine, or treatment; this includes Wild Crafted Chaga Mushroom. Health benefits Anti-tumor Antiviral Immune modulating (cancer-fighting) Grown in North America & hand-packed in the USA. DISCLAIMER: Zen's Tea House does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Zen's Tea House and its services are not a substitute for professional medical advice and treatment. Always seek your doctor's advice before making any changes to your diet, health routine, or treatment.
For several hundreds of years, the Maca Root has been used by the people of Peru. Many consider Maca Root a very potent aphrodisiac and a traditional fertility secret of populations living in the Andes of Peru. TasteMaca Root has an earthy, spicy taste. What this tea can do for youMaca Root is one of the world’s most nutritionally dense foods making Maca a nutritional powerhouse. Maca provides a powerful source of nutrition, allowing for healthier sex life. It is comprised of approximately 18% protein, 76.5% carbohydrates, 5% fat, and 8.5% fiber. Health benefits Contains nearly all essential amino acids and free fatty acids, significant levels of vitamins A, B1, B2, B3, and C, and minerals iron, magnesium, zinc, and calcium, a high concentration of bio-available protein, and several glucosinolates Contains unique acids called macaenes and macamides, which are thought to play a key role in balancing hormones in both men and women Considered to be an “adaptogen,” or one of the rare species of plants that raise the overall life force energy of those who consume it Increases sex drive in both men and women May improve your mental well-being and mood by reducing depression and anxiety, especially in menopausal women Grown in South America & hand-packed in the USA.
Ginger root has been used traditionally to improve a wide range of bodily functions. This tea is commonly offered during pregnancy. Ginger root tea, caffeine-free, carries a number of different healing properties but ginger is probably best known for its distinct flavor. TasteZen's Ginger Root Powder gives every cup a flavor and feeling of warmth, clarity, and spice and is easy to mix with other teas. What this tea can do for youGinger root has been used traditionally to improve a wide range of bodily functions. As a tea, Ginger has been proven to operate as a potent anti-inflammatory, soothing agent for digestive discomfort, and a tool to improve blood circulation and pressure. Health benefits Immune Support Digestion Pain Relief/Relaxation Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Our Pinhead Gunpowder is a high-quality green tea that is as strong as it sounds. Its name comes from how the tea is shaped: like a bullet. The Pinhead Gunpowder is a traditional Chinese green tea that is rolled into a tight leaf, referred to as a pearl. This preparation allows the leaves to retain most of their nutrients. TasteWhen brewed, these green tea pearls unfold their unique, bold, and grassy flavors. This wonderful tea may be enjoyed any time of the day but is especially pleasant with meals. What this tea can do for youPinhead Gunpowder helps to prevent many types of cancer: lung, colon, esophagus, mouth, stomach, small intestine, kidney, pancreas, and mammary glands. Health benefits Reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease Promotes good of oral health Helps body weight control Helps lower cholesterol Anti-bacterial Anti-inflammatory Anti-arthritic Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Zen's Garcinia Tea herbal tisane is caffeine-free, sugar-free, and a great source of antioxidants. Garcinia cambogia belongs to the citrus family like oranges and lemons. It is a small tropical fruit that is too sour to eat but the rind is used as a spice in Indian cooking to impart a distinctive sour flavor to Indian cooking. It is commonly found in the evergreen and shola forests of the Western Ghats in India up to 6,000 ft. high. TasteGarcinia Tea has a fruity taste. What this tea can do for youGarcinia Cambogia is a tropical fruit also known as the Malabar tamarind, known to help suppress Appetite, and has been identified as a potential supplement for weight management and as an anti-obesity agent. It is a rich source of hydroxy citric acid (HCA), the active agent that aids in weight loss by inhibiting fat production and suppressing appetite. Garcinia cambogia extract is quickly becoming a popular ingredient in many weight loss supplements. Health benefits Antioxidants called polyphenols in black tea may help prevent DNA damage in the body Deter weight gain and promote fat loss Lower blood sugar levels and the chance of developing type-2 diabetes Lowers risk of heart attack and cardiovascular disease Reduce blood pressure Helps to provide mental alertness and energy Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Ginger root has been used traditionally to improve a wide range of bodily functions. This tea is commonly offered during pregnancy. Ginger root tea, caffeine-free, carries a number of different healing properties but ginger is probably best known for its distinct flavor. TasteZen's Ginger Root Grandules gives every cup a flavor and feeling of warmth, clarity, and spice and is easy to mix with other teas. What this tea can do for youGinger root has been used traditionally to improve a wide range of bodily functions. As a tea, Ginger has been proven to operate as a potent anti-inflammatory, soothing agent for digestive discomfort, and a tool to improve blood circulation and pressure. Health benefits Immune Support Digestion Pain Relief/Relaxation Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Our Ceylon Green Tea (originally from Sri Lanka) is deliciously packed with an array of health benefits. TasteCeylon Green tea has a more pungent, nutty flavor than its black counterpart. What this tea can do for youCeylon Green tea has the highest level of antioxidants since these tea leaves are unfermented. Research has found that Camellia sinensis can have many positive effects on human health, including improved cardiovascular function, improved immune function, skin benefits, and help with weight management. Health benefits Reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease Helps to prevents many types of cancer: lung, colon, esophagus, mouth, stomach, small intestine, kidney, pancreas, and mammary glands Contains antioxidants: rich in polyphenols, such as catechins and gallic acid, as well as other antioxidants like carotenoids and ascorbic acid Promotes good of oral health Helps body weight control- Helps lower cholesterol Anti-bacterial Anti-inflammatory Anti-arthritic Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Anise Seeds are produced by the Pimpinella anisum plant, which has been cultivated in Egypt, the Middle East, and Europe for many centuries. Anise seed has been used for centuries in various parts of the world to improve a variety of bodily functions and ailments. TasteIt has a licorice-like sweet flavor and is widely used to flavor cakes, cookies, bread, and fruit dishes. What this tea can do for youAnise seeds are antioxidant, antifungal, and have astringent properties. It helps to support the liver and hydrate the skin. Anise seed is also useful for diarrhea and fever. Health benefits Contains nutrients like iron, manganese, and calcium Aids in Digestion - One of the oldest uses of anise tea is as a mild laxative. Drinking this tea when you are feeling a bit blocked up can quickly stimulate the movements in your colon and relieve symptoms of constipation Maintains Hormonal Balance - Anise has certain hormone-mimicking properties and the ability to regulate hormone fluctuations in the body, helping everything from sleep issues, PMS, stimulate menstruation, to reducing symptoms of menopause. Relieves Inflammation - This tea has a number of antioxidants and anti-inflammatory compounds that make it a soothing and relaxing beverage, both mentally and physically, such as for conditions like arthritis, gout, headaches, and chronic injuries and diseases. Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Licorice root tea, as the name implies, is made by steeping the roots of the licorice plant, scientifically known as Glycyrrhiza glabra. Licorice root tea has been a popular tool in natural medicine for thousands of years, particularly in regions where this plant is native including Europe, Asia, and India. TasteAlthough Licorice root tea's flavor profile mimics anise, star anise, and fennel, they are not botanically related. What this tea can do for youThe licorice plant is a herbaceous perennial legume. The many health benefits of licorice root tea are due to the presence of unique organic compounds, including glycosides, flavonoids, anethole, coumarins, sterols, and a number of other antioxidants, as well as certain minerals and vitamins. In terms of skin health, licorice root tea can also improve the antioxidant levels in your body, helping to minimize signs of aging. Furthermore, licorice tea can help soothe inflammatory conditions like psoriasis or eczema, and even act as a natural sunscreen, helping to block UV rays that damage the skin. By soothing the symptoms of seizure disorders and spasms of smooth muscle tissue in the body, licorice root tea can help to relieve heart palpitations, smooth digestive properties, and ensure proper muscle function throughout the body. Health benefits Immune Support Detox Cardiovascular Support Digestion Grown in Europe & hand-packed in the USA.
Zen's organic grade of relaxing Lavender tea is the perfect Bed Time tea as Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) is a no caffeine herb, known for relaxation. It also contains linalyl acetate and linalool, which reduce depression and insomnia, calm the mind, and relieve anxiety. TasteLavender has a floral and sweet grassy flavor and aroma. What this tea can do for youLavender is traditionally alleged to have a variety of therapeutic and curative properties, ranging from inducing relaxation to treating parasitic infections, burns, insect bites, and spasms. There is growing evidence suggesting that lavender may be an effective medicament in the treatment of several neurological disorders. Several animal and human investigations suggest anxiolytic, mood stabilizers, sedatives, analgesic, and anticonvulsive and neuroprotective properties for lavender. These studies raised the possibility of revival of lavender therapeutic efficacy in neurological disorders. Health benefits Pain Relief/Relaxation Immune Support Grown in Europe & hand-packed in the USA.
Holy basil, or Tulsi, is a super herb plant that has been used for centuries by herbalists and Ayurvedic medicine as an “adaptogen”. It carries flavonoids and phenolics, both known for antifungal properties and its PTSD relief. The essential oils in the leaves of Tulsi are a particularly rich source of valuable phytochemicals. Warning: Holy basil may cause the blood to clot slower, so please use carefully when taking anticoagulants. Increased perspiration may occur when taking Tulsi. TasteThe essential oils in the leaves of Tulsi give this tea a refreshing flavor. What this tea can do for youThis super herb allows the body to adapt against stress and promotes good general health. Tulsi has been found to have antidepressant and anti-anxiety properties with effects comparable to diazepam, an antidepressant prescription drug. Health benefits Strong antioxidant Antibacterial Antiviral Adaptogenic Anti-fungal properties Fights the common cold and fever Aids in the treatment of asthma, bronchitis, earache, headache, upset stomach Mosquito repellant When applied topically, holy basil may aid in the treatment of ringworm Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
This herbal tea, which is also known as Goddess Tonic, is for women around that time of month because it contains herbs that may help aid cramp relief, and an extra dose of dandelion root is added to relieve excess water the body tends to store during the menstrual cycle. TasteThe hibiscus in Dr. Jen's Blend provides a tropical and floral flavor and gives this blend a beautiful pink hue. What this tea can do for youOrganic herbs like Dandelion Root, Nettle & Red Clover Blossoms and Hibiscus may help aid cramp relief & relieve excess water the body tends to store during the menstrual cycle. The hibiscus has cooling properties for the body. This blend is also helpful in reducing the discomfort and frequency of hot flashes in menopausal women by balancing estrogen and hormones in the body. Health benefits May aid in the relief of uterine cramps Reducing the discomfort and frequency of hot flashes in menopausal women Contains liver and kidney detoxification properties Grown in Europe & hand-packed in the USA.
Our Ceylon Black Tea is an excellent option for those who adore high-quality, bold black tea. TasteThe uniformly long and chestnut-colored leaves of our Ceylon Black Tea create a lively and tangy sensation on the tongue. What this tea can do for youThe ideal weather conditions in Sri Lanka allow for Ceylon black tea leaves to retain an abundance of antioxidants. This variety of black tea is warming and creates wakeful energy! Health benefits Antioxidants called polyphenols in black tea may help prevent DNA damage in the body Deter weight gain and promote fat loss Lower blood sugar levels and the chance of developing type-2 diabetes Lowers the risk of heart attack and cardiovascular disease Reduce blood pressure Helps to provide mental alertness and energy Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Our Reishi Mushroom is known as a powerful medicinal fungus that grows wild in a hot and humid location in the Chinese Mountains. Traditional Chinese healers first began using the reishi mushroom more than 2,000 years ago during the Han dynasty. Reishi mushroom is a fungus. The above-ground part and portions of the below-ground parts are used as medicine. TasteSome people describe Reishi mushrooms as "tough" and "woody" with a bitter taste. What this tea can do for youWithin the mushroom, there are several molecules, including triterpenoids, polysaccharides, and peptidoglycans, that may be responsible for its health effects. In the United States, it is illegal to recognize or promote Reishi mushrooms as an alternative treatment for cancer. And because Zen's Tea House does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and our educational services are not a substitute for professional medical advice we always advise customers to first seek the advice of their doctor before making any changes to diet, health routine, or treatment; this includes Organic Reishi Mushroom. Health benefits Cancer-fighting potential - the triterpenoids found in this type of fungus have the ability to reduce the metastasis of cancerous cells and slow the progression of tumor growth. Furthermore, a second study found that the active ingredients of reishi mushroom extract can seek out and neutralize cancerous cells within the body Helps Fatigue - The bioactive constituents that contribute to the antifatigue effects of mushrooms may include polysaccharides, peptides, nucleosides, phenolic compounds, and triterpenoids Helps Boost Immune System - Reishi mushrooms also contain beta-glucans, one of the most effective and powerful immune system boosters that we know of. By increasing the number of beta-glucans in your body, you can protect yourself against a vast range of potential diseases and reduce the signs of aging Anti-aging potential - Modern studies have positively linked reishi mushrooms to certain lifespan expansion, namely due to the impressive polysaccharide content of these fungi. Grown in North America & hand-packed in the USA. DISCLAIMER: Zen's Tea House does not provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Zen's Tea House and its services are not a substitute for professional medical advice and treatment. Always seek your doctor's advice before making any changes to your diet, health routine, or treatment.
Yerba Mate is a beautiful emerald green drink that originates in Argentina and has become the vitality nectar of Argentina, Peru, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and recently the United States. Yerba mate is a well-known beverage widely consumed by people of South America. It is made from dried leaves of the Ilex paraguariensis tree which is a native South American tree. Zen's Argentina Yerba maté is handpicked in the shade of the rainforest canopy - fresh & vibrant, not aged or smoked. TasteYerba Mate is comparable in taste to a high-quality Japanese green tea but with a more herbaceous, grassy character and contains as many antioxidants in every serving. What this tea can do for youA healthy and stimulating drink, Yerba Maté is a potent natural source of antioxidants and an appetite suppressant. It contains vitamins A, C, E, B1, B2, Niacin (B3), B5 & minerals such as Calcium, Manganese, Iron, Selenium, Potassium, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Zinc, Chromium, Copper, and Aluminum. Other compounds in Yerba Mate are Chlorophyll, Flavonols, Polyphenols, Antioxidants, & 15 Amino Acids. Health benefits Antimicrobial Antioxidant Antiobesity Anti-diabetic Digestive improvement Stimulant Cardiovascular properties Grown in South America & hand-packed in the USA.
High-quality shogun of Sencha, Arihara grade, Japanese green tea with a rich aroma and delicate flavor. This green tea is picked from the highest mountain regions of Japan. Every cup is loaded with the highest amount of young nutrients and catechins (aka “antioxidants”). TasteSencha is grassy, delicate, and full-bodied in taste. What this tea can do for youSencha contains an abundance of the amino acid theanine known to produce tranquilizing effects in the brain. Health benefits Immune Support Cardiovascular Support Weight Loss Energy Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Passionflower, or Passiflora Incarnata as its scientific name, is a folk remedy commonly used for anxiety. This plant is native to the southeastern United States, and Central and South America. The above-ground parts are used to make medicine. TasteThis tea has a floral, fruity yet spicy taste. What this tea can do for youMost of the health benefits of passionflower tea are the result of significant levels of harmine, flavonoids, and organic acids, such as linolenic, palmitic, and myristic acid, as well as various amino acids, coumarins, and other antioxidants. Extracts and fluid extracts from the aerial parts from Passiflora incarnata L. are widely used as components of herbal sedatives. From some of the studies also anxiolytic effects can be deduced. Passiflora extracts are an important factor in the phytotherapy of tenseness, restlessness, and irritability with difficulty in falling asleep. Health benefits Anxiety and Stress: The flavonoids found in passionflower tea, such as quercetin and kaempferol, are known to improve mood and reduce levels of stress hormones in the body. This can keep you feeling energized and positive, relieving feelings of stress and anxiety. Contains Antioxidants: The main constituents of P. incarnata leaves are flavonoids such as vitexin, isovitexin, orientin, isoorientin, apigenin, quercetin, and kaempferol. Flavonoids are rich in antioxidant activity and can help your body ward off everyday toxins. Antioxidants help your body fight off potentially harmful molecules that can be introduced to the body and help protect your body against everyday toxins and stressors. P. incarnata Linn (Passifloraceae) has been known to possess anxiolytic, sedative-hypnotic, anticonvulsant, anti-inflammatory, antitussive, antiasthmatic, and aphrodisiac activity. Grown in North America & hand-packed in the USA.
Zen's pure organic ground Turmeric is a high-grade powder derived from the Turmeric root. With its pungent taste and bright yellow color, combined with its notable popularity as a healing agent, turmeric has earned a distinctive, and distinguished place in both the kitchen and the medicine cabinet. Health tip: Adding a pinch of black pepper to Turmeric and cooking oil can help boost the benefits of Turmeric greatly! TasteYou probably know turmeric as the main spice in curry. It has a warm, bitter taste and is frequently used to flavor or color curry powders, mustards, butter, and cheeses. What this tea can do for youTurmeric has been used for centuries for its world-renowned benefits as a natural anti-inflammatory and pain soothing remedy. It contains the chemical curcumin. Curcumin and other chemicals in turmeric might decrease swelling (inflammation). Because of this, turmeric might be beneficial for treating conditions that involve inflammation. Health benefits Relieve pain and inflammation: such as osteoarthritis: due to the presence of curcumin, acts as a potent anti-inflammatory agent. The curcumin in turmeric works by inhibiting several different molecules that play a role in inflammation. Some research shows that taking turmeric extracts, alone or in combination with other herbal ingredients, can reduce pain and improve function in people with knee osteoarthritis. In some research, turmeric worked about as well as ibuprofen for reducing osteoarthritis pain. Hay fever: Taking curcumin, a chemical found in turmeric, seems to reduce hay fever symptoms such as sneezing, itching, runny nose, and congestion. Depression: Most available research shows that taking curcumin, a chemical found in turmeric reduces depression symptoms in people already using antidepressant High cholesterol: Turmeric seems to lower levels of blood fats called triglycerides. The effects of turmeric on cholesterol levels are conflicting. There are many different turmeric products available. It is not known which ones work best. Itching: Research suggests that taking turmeric by mouth three times daily for 8 weeks reduces itching in people with long-term kidney disease. Also, early research suggests that taking a specific combination product (C3 Complex, Sami Labs LTD) containing curcumin plus black pepper or long pepper daily for 4 weeks reduces itching severity and improves the quality of life in people with chronic itching caused by mustard gas. Thinking and memory skills: In traditional medicine, turmeric was often relied on to boost cognitive abilities, increase concentration, and boost memory retention. Many of those traditional beliefs have now been legitimated through research, and turmeric is still considered a brain-boosting herb today. It can also protect the neural pathways from long-term oxidative stress and the build-up of plaque. Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Citrus sinensis, better known as the common sweet orange, belongs to a large family that includes grapefruit and lime. Its peel is edible and flavorful, as well as aromatic. It is used to brighten tea blends and to provide fragrance to bath bags, sachets, and potpourri. The peel is also used in baked goods, marmalades and chutneys, and tea blends. TasteOrange peels have a natural sweet taste, perfect for any tea cupboard. What this tea can do for youOrange peel provides Vitamin C helps with colds, overall immunity, and aid in maintaining healthy cholesterol levels. Health benefits Immune Support Digestion Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Mullein Leaf, botanical name Verbascum thapsus L. is a medicinal plant readily found in roadsides, meadows, and pasture lands. Native to Europe, northern Africa, and Asia, and established in the United States in the early 18th century or mullein is a common biennial plant with furry leaves. TasteMullein Leaf has a sweet, earthy taste. It can be brewed for 2-3 minutes and then consumed for sore throats or it can be brewed for longer to be made into a tonic. What this tea can do for youIt contains active ingredients and unique compounds, such as verbascose and verbasterol, as well as coumarins, ascorbic acid, saponins, and other antioxidants. This tea has good concentrations of flavonoids, tannins, terpenoids, glycosides, and saponins, all of which can have notable antioxidant effects on the body. There is also a good amount of mucilage in this tea, which provides an anti-inflammatory coating on the throat. Health benefits Digestion Pain Relief/Relaxation Grown in Europe & hand-packed in the USA.
Organic Honeybush is an herbal infusion from South Africa that is low in tannins and contains no caffeine. It is botanically related to rooibos but tends to brew up a little bit sweeter. Organic Honeybush has been enjoyed by tea drinkers who enjoy the flavor of a healthy beverage, rich in antioxidants and minerals. TasteThe flowers, stems, and leaves from honeybush are used to make a drink that has a pleasant taste with a honey-like flavor. What this tea can do for youHoneybush tea is a natural source of many antioxidants, including major phenolic compounds. Phenolic compounds play a significant role in protecting the immune system from oxidative stress. Phenolic compounds also modulate the immune system, which helps the body's natural defenses against infections. This may be responsible for the belief that honeybush tea is effective in relieving colds, influenza, and other diseases. Evidence also exists that the phenolic compounds in honeybush tea are able to reduce inflammation and prevent the development of chronic inflammatory diseases. They have a direct effect on down-regulating the body's inflammatory response. The proanthocyanidin-like compounds present in this herbal tea have a protective effect against cancer Health benefits Immune Support Digestion Cardiovascular Support Grown in Africa & hand-packed in the USA.
Deliciously packed with an array of probiotics, Zen's Dark Tea has the highest level of antioxidants since these tea leaves are fermented to be dark. This is not a Green Tea and it is not a Black Tea and it's not an Oolong but a Dark Tea. TasteZen's Dark Tea has a more pungent, nutty flavor than its black counterparts. What this tea can do for youThis tea is perfect for weight loss and to improve digestion. Health benefits Immune Support Digestion Weight Loss Full of antioxidants Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Traditionally, this root tea has been used as a blood purifier, clearing the bloodstream of toxins. Burdock root is treasured as a natural diuretic, helping to expel excess water from the body by naturally increasing the flow of urine output. This root can be consumed with other detoxifying herbs to increase the benefits. TasteBurdock root has a naturally earthy taste. What this tea can do for youTraditionally burdock root has been used as a diuretic and a digestive aid. Antioxidant and antidiabetic compounds have also been found in the root and have active ingredients found to promote blood circulation to the skin surface. Clinically burdock root extract has shown improvement in the appearance of wrinkled skin and the quality/texture of skin when applied topically. Preclinical data has also shown that burdock may have anti-inflammatory and antibacterial effects. Health benefits Immune Support Digestion Cardiovascular Support Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Astragalus is a plant in the Leguminosae family grown in the north and eastern parts of China, as well as in Mongolia and Korea. A popular adaptogen, astragalus has been used traditionally in numerous parts of the world to improve a variety of bodily functions and ailments. TasteThe sweet yet sharp flavor of Astragalus Root makes for an enticing herbal tea option. What this tea can do for youAstragalus Root acts as a tonic to protect the immune system, making it good for colds, flu, and immune-deficiency-related problems, including cancer and tumors. It also aids digestion, increases metabolism, produces spontaneous sweating, promotes healing, and provides energy to combat fatigue and prolonged stress. Health benefits Helps to reduce side effects of chemotherapy- Astragalus is known for its healing effects, suggesting that astragalus might reduce nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and bone marrow suppression (a decrease in the cells that provide immunity) that is associated with chemotherapy treatments. Energy Levels- By improving metabolic function, this tea can also provide a healthy boost of energy to those who regularly drink it. Digestion- This tea has the ability to soothe inflammation in the gut, improving nutrient uptake and reducing symptoms of constipation, bloating, cramping, and general stomach upset. Immune System- astragalus acts as an immune system tonic. It activates T-cells and seeks out free radicals everywhere in the body, neutralizing them before they can stimulate cellular mutation, and eliminate infectious pathogens. The adaptogenic qualities of astragalus can actually help your immune system become smarter and more effective in its handling of any foreign pathogen and substance, therefore boosting the general strength of your immune system for simple colds and infections. Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Our Assam Black Tea gives a bold yet sweet and malty finish to its drinkers. Its origin is located in the Assam region in India and is commonly referred to as “red tea.” Everything about this tea is big – even the leaf. The larger leaves produce a darker and stronger tea. TasteIndia's tropical climate contributes to Assam's unique malty taste, a feature for which this tea is well known. Even though it’s a very strong tea, Assam is velvety smooth. What this tea can do for youAntioxidants called polyphenols in black tea may help prevent DNA damage in the body. This tea also provides mental alertness and energy. Health benefits Antioxidants called polyphenols in black tea may help prevent DNA damage in the body Deter weight gain and promote fat loss Lower blood sugar levels and the chance of developing type-2 diabetes Lowers risk of heart attack and cardiovascular disease Reduce blood pressure Helps to provide mental alertness and energy Grown in Asia on our organic plantations & hand-packed in the USA.
Solidago, also known as Goldenrods, is a genus of about 100 to 120 species of flowering plants in the aster family, Asteraceae. This caffeine-free herb can be mixed in with other teas as a supplement. TasteSolidago has a sweet, earthy taste. What this tea can do for youSolidago is used to reduce pain and swelling (inflammation), as a diuretic to increase urine flow and to stop muscle spasms. Health benefits Immune Support Pain Relief/Relaxation Grown in North America & hand-packed in the USA.
Rose petals are beautiful flowers containing a multitude of compounds and nutrients known to benefit the body. Our Rose Petals are grown in the finest fields of Egypt. TasteRose petals have a sweet, rosy, and grassy flavor and aroma. What this tea can do for youRose petals are antioxidant‐rich, caffeine‐free, and contain high concentrations of vitamin A and C, polyphenols, and various minerals. Because of its long list of virtues, rose petals are considered an all-purpose natural medicine. Many of Zen's Tea House customers who enjoy Rose Petals also like Dream of Flowers, a caffeine-free blend that contains Rose Petals. Health benefits Ease menstrual pains Boost the immune system Improve digestion Detoxify the body Stimulate mood Regulate the sleep cycle Grown in Africa & hand-packed in the USA.
Red Clover Blossoms, which is scientifically known as Trifolium pratense, but also known as wild clover, cow clover, and purple clover, is a native plant of North Africa, Asia, and Europe. Red Clover Blossom is a strong, protein-rich herb that is beneficial for women's health and general reproductive health. TasteThis tea has an earthy, floral. sweet taste. What this tea can do for youRed clover blossom also promotes optimal health of the respiratory system, the lymphatic system, the immune system, the blood, and the skin. Many of the health benefits attributed to this herbal tea are due to the presence of isoflavones (estrogen-like compounds) in this plant in addition to vitamins and minerals, such as vitamin C, calcium, potassium, phosphorous, and magnesium. Health benefits Women's reproductive health - Red Clover contains isoflavones, a type of phytoestrogen (a compound with a chemical makeup similar to the estrogen hormone). The isoflavones found in red clover mimic estrogen, so for women who may struggle to maintain estrogen levels, red clover can help balance their hormonal shifts and prevent mood swings, as well as reduce breast pain. Isoflavones and other phenolic compounds decrease the increased level of markers of oxidative stress and boost DNA resistance to oxidative damage. Isoflavones are well-known not only as antioxidants but also as chemo-preventers and anti-inflammatory agents. Menopausal Symptoms - menopausal women who are receiving phytoestrogens have multiple benefits, such as hot flashes. The synergetic action of the estrogenic and antioxidative mechanism of action exerts positive effects on the cardiovascular, immunological, and central nervous systems. Grown in Europe & hand-packed in the USA.