Belgian Mint Tea Belgian Mint Loose Tea Canister

Herbal Tea
$15.00
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Rich dark chocolate and cool peppermint: a classic dessert pairing.


A decadent, full-bodied infusion with the taste of dark chocolate sublimely fragrant with the enticement of mint. Seductively delicious, this cup is a great substitute for dessert. Our loose tea canister makes approximately 35-50 delicious cups.
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Belgian Mint Tea

About Belgian Mint Tea

Tea Type : Herbal Tea

Belgian Mint was blended to be savored alongside your favorite special dessert after a satisfying meal. It cleans and refreshes the palate with dark chocolate and bright peppermint flavors. Sweet enough to be dessert in its own right, but never cloying, we've found that Belgian Mint goes way beyond its intended purpose. It has become a favorite afternoon refreshment. A very rich and natural indulging herbal tea’ is the best way to describe Tea Forté Belgian Mint tea, where cacao bean and peppermint leaves meet. Both the cacao bean and cacao husk impart a rich, all natural chocolate flavor to the Peppermint infusion.

Our tea is made from the husks of cacao seeds that are leftover from the chocolate making process. These husks contain a hint of the chocolate flavors once inside, but do not retain measurable quantities of caffeine or the other bitter flavors of pure cacao. Cacao beans where so valued in pre-Columbian Mesoamerican civilizations that they were actually used as currency. Cacao "beans" are the pod-like fruit of the cacao or cocoa tree Theobroma cacao. Native to South and Central America, this tree has been domesticated for many centuries. Each bean weighs about a pound, and produces a few hundred seeds. Each cacao tree only produces about 20 beans a year. The seeds are crushed and processed into cocoa paste and cocoa butter, both of which are used to make chocolate and cocoa.

The peppermint’s fresh, invigorating character cleanses the palate and is a wonderful after-dinner digestive. In addition, peppermint is thought to improve sleep and the menthol in peppermint is a natural decongestant explaining why mint teas are so wonderful when you have a cold.

Any sweet foods will enhance the flavors of Belgian Mint. We've also found that it is terrific sweetened with a touch of agave nectar or sugar.

Steeping instructions

1. Heat water to 208˚F.
2. Place tea in cup and pour water over the leaves.
3. Steep for 5-7 minutes.
4. Enjoy!

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

Tasting Notes

Flavor: refreshing peppermint balanced with satisfying chocolate; naturally sweet finish
Aroma: peppermint patty
Color: amber

Ingredients

  • Organic cocoa husk
  • Organic peppermint

Caffeine Content (Mg)

0 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41+
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  1. Laura E.
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    5

    Dreamy dessert

    Wonderful at any time of the day

    10/09/20 | Clearwater, FL
  2. BJ H.
    Verified Buyer
    1

    Loved it until this year.

    I use to order this all the time, drank several cups of it a day. My most recent order smelled like green alfalfa and tasted nothing like what I used to. I called the company and they said the recipe changed. The ingredients are listed as exactly the same but buyer beware, either it's a bad batch or the new "recipe"' is awful.

    10/06/20 | Newburgh, IN
  3. Connie R.
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    5

    This is great tea to have on chilly nights! ❤️

    09/21/20 | Somerset, NJ
  4. Robbe W.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Chocolaty, Minty, Delicious

    Good minty flavor

    09/08/20 | Benicia, CA
  5. Rita P.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Andes Mint

    Most tasteful tea EVER! LOVE this Belgian mint. You truly taste chocolate and mint. My absolute favorite tea!

    09/02/20 | Colorado Springs, CO
  6. Barbara C.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Chocolate tea

    Chocolate tea- brilliant!

    09/02/20 | Framingham, MA
  7. Gabriel Z.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Simple and tasty

    Not a whole lot going on but a really delicious cup nevertheless.

    09/02/20 | Lincoln, NE
  8. Lis R.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Craving Chocolate

    YUM!! I’m so thankful this is caffeine free! The aroma from the canister is indulgent & the flavor after steeping satisfies with every sip! It’s a wonderful balance! Wouldn’t mind if there were a smidge more cocoa flavor, but overall it’s delicious!

    08/26/20 | Waukee, IA
  9. MICHELE C.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Love this blend

    I'm a sucker for a tea with a great chocolate and mint mix. This tea is perfect, and one of my very favorites. Being herbal, I can drink it at any time of the day, and not worry about overdoing it on caffeine. How cool is that!

    08/25/20 | UNIVERSITY PLACE, WA
  10. Jeanne A F.
    Verified Buyer
    5

    Who needs dessert?

    I bought this at the same time as about 10 other flavors, but this one is already almost gone! It’s one of my favorite treats. My sister thinks I’m nuts to pass over ice cream for this tea, but try it and you’ll understand!

    08/24/20 | Snohomish, WA
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