Body and Soul

Dec 17

Peppermint Tea

I'm giving up caffeine. Okay, that's not entirely true, I'd like to give up caffeine, it's on The List. I usually only have a coffee in the morning and coke if it has scotch in it and I stay away from energy drinks unless my favourite friends come to visit and there's Jaeger involved. Other than I don't really drink much caffeine. I have, however, taken a shine to herbal teas lately and this little number has turned out to be a bit of a gem.

Green Tea is good but Peppermint Tea is even better especially Peppermint with Lemongrass in it. I got this from Woolies the other day for $2.89 which is cheaper than a frothy double shot latte down the road and much better for me. The pyramids are cool too, they expand in the water and let it swirl around to get all that fabulous minty goodness.

Peppermint Tea is also a herbal health charm, said to help aid disorders such as headaches, sinus problems, menstrual cramps and stomach upsets, not bad for a cuppa. Lemongrass is good for you too, known to lift the spirits and improve mood and also helps to detoxify the liver, kidneys, pancreas, bladder and digestive tract. Why are we not all drinking this stuff?

Tetley Peppermint Tea ticks all the boxes: cheap, tasty and really good for you. I may never drink another cup of coffee ever again. Yeah right...

 
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