citrus mint

The smooth, pleasing combination of citrus and peppermint orchestrates an infusion rich with notes that are fragrant and flavorful. A refreshing steep, delicious both hot and over ice.
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Citrus Mint

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infuser infuser infuser infuser infuser |5 of 5 stars

Steeping Guidelines

Steep for 5 minutes, 208°F
For stronger flavor, steep longer.

For loose leaf herbal iced teas, use 3 tsp per 8oz glass and double the steep time.


organic peppermint leaves, organic lemon peel

Caffeine Level

Naturally Caffeine-Free
Naturally Caffeine-Free


Kosher Certified, USDA Organic

Kosher Certified USDA Organic
Citrus Mint
Our peppermint is grown in Eastern Europe while much of our citrus comes from Spain

Did You Know?

Peppermint is actually a naturally occurring hybrid of spearmint and water mint. As a hybrid, peppermint is sterile, producing no seeds. However, peppermint does spread very rapidly through its rhizomes, which are roots that can produce new plant shoots. If you plant peppermint in your garden, it is usually best to keep it contained in a pot, because it can take over!

More Info

Tea Type:  organic herbal tea

Tea Forté Citrus mint combines the citrus oil from lemon peel and the brisk, refreshing characteristics from organic peppermint into a surprisingly soothing blend. The brisk, refreshing organic peppermint cleanses the palate, whilst the organic lemon peel from Spain adds a light citrusy note to the infusion.

Peppermint is believed to better your sleep and the menthol it contains is thought to be a natural decongestant, explaining why herbal teas containing organic mint are so soothing when you are down with a cold or flu.

The organic lemon peels are full of nutrition, among which vitamin C, believed to help build the immune system.

Tasting Notes:

  • Flavor:  brilliant, refreshing, cooling with lingering citrus notes
  • Aroma:  very fragrant
  • Color:  pale straw
  • Strength:  medium bodied

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Event Box

citrus mint event box

48 pyramid infusers

Loose Leaf Tea Canister

citrus mint loose leaf tea canister

35-50 servings

Presentation Box

citrus mint presentation box

20 pyramid infusers

tea chest tea chest herbal assortment

tea chest herbal assortment tea chest

40 pyramid infusers, two infusers each of: African Solstice, Apricot Amaretto, Belgian Mint, Blueberry Merlot, Chamomile Citron, Cherry Cosmo, Citrus Mint, Coco Truffle, Ginger Lemongrass, Harvest Apple Spice, Kiwi Lime Ginger, Lemon Lavender, Lemon Vervain, Mojito Marmalade, Peach Jubilee Tea, Raspberry Nectar, Spiced Ginger Plum, Swiss Apple, Wild Berry Hibiscus, Winter Chai


tea chest tea chest tea tasting assortment

tea chest tea tasting assortment tea chest

40 pyramid infusers, two infusers each of: Earl Grey, Orchid Vanilla, Ginger Lemongrass, English Breakfast, Chamomile Tisane, African Solstice, Black Currant, Formosa Oolong, Citrus Mint, Jasmine Green, Bombay Chai, White Ambrosia, Sencha, Estate Darjeeling, White Ginger Pear, Raspberry Nectar, Green Mango Peach, Hazelnut Turffle, Lemon Sorbetti, Blueberry Merlot.


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Customer Reviews (7) Write a review

infuser infuser infuser infuser infuser My Go To Tea!!

This tea is my absolute favorite. I cannot put a reason too it though, it has got to be the combination of the peppermint and the lemon peels. This is not an overwhelming type of mint tea like most. The mint flavor is on a subtle side but it makes it quite enjoyable anytime. I drink at least a cup a day!

12/18/13 | Lynn, Upstate, NY

infuser infuser infuser infuser Simple, Refreshing Tea

The peppermint flavor is colored only slightly by a tinge of lemon. A very simple, yet satisfying, mint tea.

01/25/13 | Matt, Boulder, CO

infuser infuser infuser infuser infuser Good tea without the girly smell!

Hey, even a guy needs to cut down on the caffienne, but I don't want a cup of perfume either. Citrus mint has a bold mint flavor with all the quality of the other Tea Forte teas, but without the flower garden notes my wife likes in her tea. Thank you to the GUYS at Tea Forte.

05/18/11 | Christopher, Austin, TX

infuser infuser infuser infuser infuser Isn't mint just mint? No!

You'd think that mint would just be mint, right? Why would one peppermint tea be substantially better than another? I don't know, but this one is, and I've always liked peppermint tea. This one is something special. Maybe it's just the lemon zest in there with it or maybe they've got a fairy on staff with a little wand. All I know is it's delicious.

04/26/10 | Eric, Atlanta, GA

infuser infuser infuser infuser "Very refreshing any time of day"

"Cool, brilliant peppermint is complemented by sunny citrus zest. A perfectly refreshing cup that warms the body and soothes the soul. Naturally Caffeine-Free and Kosher." <p>Read the full detailed review at: <a href="" target="_blank"></a>

09/30/09 | Cindy, Webmaster Tea Forté, MA

infuser infuser infuser infuser infuser Awesome bag...awesome tea!

I first saw this tea at a favorite restraunt of mine and then had to order some for every occasions for friends and family. Delicous and everyone remarks on the pyramid bag shape.

05/19/09 | Dawn, Issaquah, WA

infuser infuser infuser infuser Refreshing and light

This is one of my favorite teas from Tea Forte. I love the simple combination of real mint leaves and bits of lemon zest. It tastes great both hot and cold.

05/15/09 | Julie, Somerville, MA