WHAT IS TAZO ORGANIC PAN-FIRED GREEN TEA?
A green tea from China, the tea leaves are harvested and left to dry where they form into small arch’s in shape. Considered to be one of the most popular green tea varieties in China, this tea has a slight smoked aroma and a hint of baked tea on the palate. It’s a light-bodied tea that’s often consumed midday.
WHAT ARE THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF DRINKING GREEN TEA?
Consumption of black tea on a consistent basis may help with the following health benefits:
Some studies have shown the regular consumption of green tea when paired with regular exercise can lead to an increase in metabolism. Studies have shown that consumption of green tea in the place of coffee can lower cortisol hormone levels which can help in the reduction of belly fat levels.
Better Cardiovascular Health
Studies have shown green tea consumption on a sustained basis can reduce the risk of stroke. The consumption of green tea is thought to help with a reduction of systolic and diastolic blood pressure levels.
Hyperlipidemia (Lower Cholesterol)
Drinking green tea has shown to lower blood concentration levels of total cholesterol, slightly if consumed daily in moderation. Studies indicate that consumption of green tea lowers total LDL concentrations in the blood.
HOW MUCH CAFFEINE IS IN TAZO ORGANIC PAN-FIRED GREEN TEA?
One tea bag has approximately 47 mg of caffeine in a standard 8 ounce/227 ml cup of tea. This caffeine level is achieved after 5 minutes (recommended) of steeping time.
HOW TO STEEP THE PERFECT CUP OF TAZO TEA
Step 2: Place a tea bag in the cup and pour boiling water over tea bag
Step 3: Remove tea bag after 5 minutes
*(DO NOT PINCH TEA BAG – It releases bitter tanins)
*(NEVER USE STYROFOAM CUPS – They kill flavor)