MOROCCAN MINT TEA

Green Tea

AWARD WINNER: at the 2017 Global Tea Championships
Hand-rolled gunpowder tea and cooling mint.

Kosher Certified | USDA Organic

Tasting Notes

Flavor: perfectly balanced with a lingering sweet, smooth and cooling finish
Aroma: refreshing and minty
Color: golden yellow-green
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Moroccan Mint Tea
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About Moroccan Mint Tea

Tea Type : Green Tea

Tea Forté's award-winning Moroccan Mint green tea combines hand-rolled Chinese gunpowder green tea with fresh nana mint leaves. Also known as atay bi nahna, Moroccan Mint Tea, is the national drink of Morocco, and is the traditional tea of Moroccan hospitality. The green tea leaves are rolled to protect the precious oils, and to early traders, these leaves resembled buck-shot, hence the name. Nana mint is a fragrant mint grown only in North Africa. It possesses a distinctive, mint-menthol-like character. This is a favorite tea of hospitality both in Morocco and the Middle East where it is commonly prepared. It is traditionally served in clear glasses sweetened with sugar. It is believed to be a wonderful digestive aid, famous for its anti-heartburn properties. Studies show that green tea aids in detoxifying the body, regulates your blood sugar, and promotes healthy teeth, skin and bones.

Mint herb tea is a quick and easy way to introduce the mint and its healing powers into the body, calming the ailing person and allowing them to have enough relief that he or she can get some rest and begin to heal.

Ingredients and certifications may differ slightly between our pyramid infusers and loose tea canisters for this blend, see package for details.

Steeping instructions

1. Heat water to 175˚F.
2. Place tea in cup and pour water over the leaves.
3. Steep for 2-4 minutes.
4. Enjoy!

For loose leaf iced teas, use 2 tsp per 8oz glass.

Tasting Notes

Flavor: perfectly balanced with a lingering sweet, smooth and cooling finish
Aroma: refreshing and minty
Color: golden yellow-green

Ingredients

  • Organic green tea
  • Organic spearmint leaves

Caffeine Content (Mg)

0 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41+
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  1. Alan S.
    Verified Buyer
    3

    Situational but Refreshing

    When well brewed, and when one is in the mood for it, this tea is excellent. The mint provides a refreshing note to the gunpowder tea, which itself provides a decent base. That said, this tea is extremely finicky to brew properly, and often times ends up with one flavour overpowering the other. Soften the mint will drown out the green tea, or the tea will grow too bitter for the mint to subdue. Similarly, mint's brand of refreshing taste is best suited to warm, sunny weather, making this tea a less appealing option in colder climes and seasons. If you are a perennial fan of mint, more power to you, of course. I recommend this tea in a chilled or iced form on hot summer afternoons, or in its hot form during a summer thunderstorm.

    02/25/20 | Wilton, ME
  2. Serenity Hawaii Care Home LLC C.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    You will feel like you sip this tea in the Medina of Marrakech 😍

    The Aroma and taste of this tea ☕ is transporting and a delight daily. This is the Best and we enjoy it daily😍

    02/25/20 | Waipahu, HI
  3. Heather G.
    Verified Buyer
    4

    Yummy

    I mix this tea with the lemon sorbetti and citrus mint. It tastes similar, but better, than Starbucks jade citrus mint. 😎 wish it was a little more minty

    02/25/20 | Royal Oak, MI
  4. Guido T.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Original from Marocco

    The most original Moroccan tea available in the us

    02/25/20 | DALLAS, TX
  5. Marie M.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    If you like mint this is for you.

    Nice mint flavor for an afternoon treat.

    02/22/20 | Murray, UT
  6. Christa N.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Green Tea and mint! Bought as a Birthday present, combined with the green tea assortment box. It was beautiful, the colors of the two looked very nice together.

    02/22/20 | Arlington, TX
  7. Elizabeth H.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Yummy

    I really enjoy this tea. I even steep it twice sometimes. Maybe a no no for fine tea people. For me it’s still Delicious and no extra caffeine.

    02/19/20 | Fuquay Varina, NC
  8. Aljona I.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    AMAZING !!!

    This is my second order , definitely buying now every month !!!

    02/17/20 | Mobile, AL
  9. Jamie R.
    Verified Buyer
    4

    Just the right amount of mint!

    02/14/20 | San Clemente, CA
  10. Annie P.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    It's my daily treat!!!

    Been enjoying Moroccan Mint for years. Thanks for the outstanding tea!

    02/14/20 | Sierra Vista, AZ
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