The Benefits of Our Loose Leaf Vegan Chai!
Our Loose Leaf Vegan Chai is a unique, flavoursome and AWARD WINNING blend. Wrap your mouth around an illicit mix of certified organic panela sugar, black tea, rice malt syrup, star anise, cinnamon, cardamon, aniseed, cloves, ginger, black pepper and pink Himalayan salt.
All ingredients used are 100% natural and contain amazing health benefits.
Panela sugar is pure, unrefined whole cane sugar. It is said to be high in vitamins, antioxidants and minerals. It adds a natural sweetness to each cup without the bad stuff.
Black tea contains polyphenols. Polyphenols are a type of antioxidant. Antioxidants can protect against the cell damage that free radicals cause, known as oxidative stress. These polyphenols are also responsible for maintaining a healthy gut by promoting the growth of good bacteria.
Rice Malt Syrup
Rice malt syrup is a natural sweetener that contains numerous vitamins and minerals. It is also considered to be low on the glycemic index scale because it does not cause blood sugar spikes. BONUS!
This one is for gut health! Star anise also helps improve digestion, alleviate cramps and reduce nausea. Consuming star anise tea after meals helps treat digestive ailments such as bloating, gas, indigestion and constipation.
It has been said that cinnamon helps to lower blood pressure and lower cholesterol levels. Talk about a hero spice!
Cardamom can help fight bad breath! While many people may think of mint as breath fresheners, people have used cardamom for this purpose for centuries. It also works as an anti-inflammatory that is high in antioxidants and are said to ease digestive problems.
Aniseed is an excellent source of minerals like iron, magnesium, calcium, manganese, zinc, potassium and copper. These minerals are essential to cardiac, bone & blood health. They are needed by our body to turn food into energy.
Cloves are full of antioxidants! The antioxidants found in cloves can help reduce your risk of developing heart disease, and diabetes.
Ginger is full of health benefits! Ginger is said to keep your mouth healthy, calms nausea, soothes sore muscles (for those that hit the gym, this one’s for you!), lowers blood sugar and eases period pains.
Black pepper and its active compound pipeline may have powerful antioxidant activity, enhance the absorption of certain nutrients and beneficial compounds, and improve digestive health.
Pink Himalayan Salt
Some people describe pink Himalayan salt as one of the purest salts available, and say it boasts several health benefits. Compared to our regular table salt that is heavily refined, it is a positive alternative!