An aromatic blend of high-grade organic Ceylon black tea and hand-ground herbs.
Indian Masala Chai was traditionally consumed to warm and support digestive function and improve circulation. This aromatic blend of high-grade organic Ceylon black tea and hand-ground herbs and spices retains these restorative, therapeutic properties in a deliciously sweet and spicy brew.
450g (120 serves) 1ltr amber jar.
Black Tea (Camellia Sinensis) Black tea has many health benefits. It is rich in antioxidants, supports cardiovascular health, and has been found to provide protection against cardiovascular disease and several cancers. The antioxidants in black tea are called polyphenols. Polyphenols have been found to block DNA damage associated with toxic chemicals. Alkylamine antigens are a component of black tea. These improve the function of the immune system and boosts its response to foreign antigens. The tannins in black tea also have a therapeutic effect on the gastric lining and improve digestive activity. Black tea is the base used traditionally in chai tea.
Ginger (Zingiber Officinale) Ginger is considered a stimulating tonic for the digestive system. It has been used for relief from cramping, gas and nausea throughout history. Ginger has been indicated as an aid for motion sickness and morning sickness in pregnancy for hundreds of years. Ginger can help to detoxify the body from toxins, and stimulates oxygen transport through the body to improve energy.
Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylenicum) Cinnamon is known to assist in balancing blood sugar levels and warming the digestive tract for improved digestion. The volatile oils in cinnamon are antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral. Cinnamon is considered to be an overall body tonic.
Cardamon Cardamon is native to the evergreen forests of India. As well as being used in Indian cuisine, it has made its way into Ayurvedic medicine for its outstanding health benefits. Cardamon has been found to improve digestive and cardiovascular health. It is used to treat nausea, bloating, acidity, gas and heartburn. Cardamon’s phytonutrients act in the body as an antioxidant, helping cells resist cellular ageing.
Clove Clove helps to induce the production and release of bile from the liver and gallbladder, which aids in digestion and detoxification. Clove can also stimulate digestion and act as a pain reliever throughout the body.
Organic Black Pepper (Piper nigrum) Organic black pepper has been found to work synergistically, improving the absorption of turmeric.