Green tea has been long known for its health benefits and is one of the healthiest drinks in the world. It is filled with antioxidants and natural compounds like polyphenols which have anti-carcinogenic and anti-inflammatory properties- making it a popular beverage for the health conscious. In order to appeal to a larger base, Dilmah expanded its original green tea range to an exclusive collection blending exotic flavours to the natural goodness of green tea. Here are some of Dilmah’s popular green tea flavours.
Ceylon Green Tea with Jasmine
Green tea flavoured with jasmine flowers creates a floral, aromatic beverage. Jasmine is distinctly known for its delicate white blossoms with a sweet fragrance that makes drinking tea much more enjoyable and pleasant. Additionally, it is a rich source of antioxidants and helps in reducing blood pressure and cholesterol. But that’s not all; jasmine tea is known to have sedative compounds that induce sleep and is, therefore, recommended to those who have trouble sleeping. It also helps reduce anxiety, improve concentration and boost immunity.
Ceylon Green Tea with Lemongrass
Green tea with Lemongrass is the ideal beverage to enjoy on a windy evening, accompanied with some freshly baked cookies. The flavour of the lemongrass is mildly uplifting and refreshing. This tea can be enjoyed either warm or cold. Lemongrass green tea has cooling properties which help in promoting good digestive health. In addition, this tea also soothes the pain caused by severe menstrual cramps and is a great source of Vitamin A and C, which help in improving the health of your hair and skin. A lemongrass tea a day keeps the dermatologist away!
In Morocco, mint tea is the most popular drink. It is served in all households at any time of the and is served to guests as a sign of friendship. Traditionally, the tea is poured from a great height; an art practiced by many Moroccans to impress their guests. The cooling effect of mint is refreshing; especially on a hot day. Mint is known to be a powerful antioxidant that keeps your skin acne-free and eliminates bad breath.
Ceylon Green Tea with Chamomile Flowers
Chamomile is a herb obtained from the daisy-like flowers that belong to the Asteraceae family. The tea has been consumed as a drink for many centuries due to its ability to provide natural remedies for many health conditions. The soothing properties of Chamomile promote a better quality of sleep and reduce levels of anxiety.