Mountain tea is not a tea, unlike its surname, it is an herbal tea (without caffeine) called Sideritis that grows to over 1000 meters in the mountains of Greece. Greek mountain tea “Tsai Vounou” is considered as one of the best for health in Europe. – It strengthens the immune system against microbial attack. – Useful for fighting flu and sinus congestion. – Rich antioxidant (flanoid) and anti-inflammatory (diterpenoid) activities. – Natural source of iron. – Prevent against any kind of cancer. Each herb is picked between May and June on the Mount Othrys in central Greece, in the traditional way. They are then carefully cleaned and dried in the shade at ambient temperature to preserve all their aromas.
- Premium Greek Mountain Tea (Sideritis Raeseri herb), Traditional Aromatic variety, Net Weight 50g
- Greek mountain tea, also known as shepherd’s tea, is made from the plants from the Sideritis species. An herbal tea, Greek mountain tea has been drunk for its health benefits for many years.
- Through its delicious and rich flavor, it provides beneficial properties, such as detoxifier, anti-anaemic, anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant.
- The products are still picked every year in May and June in the traditional way. They are then carefully cleaned and dried in the shade at ambient temperature to preserve all their scent and flavour.