October… a time of pumpkin patches, fun costumes…..and illness.
As the weather begins to chill, the population noticeably develops coughs and runny noses. The best way to avoid this fate is to wash your hands often, get your flu shot, and drink tea!
“Drink tea?” you ask. That seems far too simple.
Tea is loaded with antioxidants that help promote wellness and relaxation all while tasting delicious!
Benefits of Orange Spice Tea
- Orange spice tea may help strengthen the immune system.
- Orange spice tea may help lower the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
- Orange spice tea may help in the prevention of certain cancers.
- Orange spice tea may help ward off bacteria and viruses and thus, may help contribute to preventing colds, cough and flu.
- Orange spice tea may help stimulate blood circulation.
- Orange spice tea may help in calming and relaxing the senses.
Orange Spice & All Things Nice
Spice tea benefits are very similar to the health benefits of other black tea varieties. Orange Spice tea has high antioxidant content that helps protect its drinkers from many ailments and diseases. The tea benefits are largely derived from its black tea base interacting with the similarly healthy spice and citrus peel bits.
Orange spice tea refers to a black tea variation that combines either Assam or Ceylon black tea leaves with orange zest or dried orange peel and a host of spices that may include cloves, cinnamon, cardamom, nutmeg and allspice.
Its loose leaf form, found in our shop, is ideal for gaining the benefits of this tea.
Orange spice tea is considered a good starter beverage for people who are new to gourmet tea blends. It may be taken hot or in the form of flavored iced tea.
The black tea base, for example, is rich in antioxidants and flavonoids that are seen as crucial in fighting free radicals that lead to cell damage. The orange peel and zest are rich in vitamin C, vitamin B, beta-carotene and folic acid that are similarly able to repel many substances that cause ailments and diseases. Lastly, the spices are likewise hotbeds of beneficial nutrients that have been proven to support human health.
So have no fear as cold and flu season looms near, brew yourself a cup, and you’re in the clear!