The Tao of Tea, Organic Spicy Tulsi Chai, 16 Tea Bags, 0.68 oz (19.2 g)
- USDA Organic
- 100% Organic
- Nurture Your Soul
- Unbleached Tea Bags
- Certified Organic by QAI
Antioxidants are our friends, they are dietary substances that can prevent damage to your body cells. Antioxidants work by significantly slowing or preventing the oxidative - or damage from oxygen - a process caused by substances called free radicals that can lead to cell dysfunction and the onset of disease.
|Antioxidants / per serving|
|Tulsi||600 (8 fl oz serving)|
|Tomato Juice||550~900 (8 fl oz serving)|
|Broccoli / Spinach||400~600 (50 g serving)|
|Apple / Banana||300 (100 g serving)|
As measured by Oxygen Radical Absorption Capacity (ORAC), Tulsi is not meant to be a substitute for fruits and vegetables, which are an important part of your diet. Various studies recommend 3,000-5,000 daily ORAC intake.
What is Tulsi?
Also known as Holy Basil, Tulsi is a sacred plant from India used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine. Revered in most households, Tulsi is considered an 'elixir of life' providing alchemy to one's well being.
Benefits of Tulsi
Tulsi contains antioxidants and has adaptogenic and immune enhancing properties. Tulsi's traditional uses:
- Reduces Stress
- Promotes Calmness
- Balances Metabolism
- Strengthens Immunity
Full-bodied, slightly spicy, warming blend of Indian spices that provides an uplifting brew.
Who is Tulsi Organics?
We are a small company of people who believe that each one of us can make a difference. We began Tulsi Organics to support Sikhya - a free school for homeless, underprivileged children in Northern India. It is our belief that all children deserve a safe place called home. We have chosen Tulsi, symbolic of nourishment, prosperity and home in India as our medium.
Brewing Tulsi Chai
Making Tulsi Chai is very easy. Place a tea bag in 8 oz water at 185F. Steep for 4-5 minutes, remove bag and enjoy.
Brewing Traditional Style Tulsi Chai
To make it traditional Indian Style, boil the Tulsi Chai brew for 1-2 minutes, add milk (in 1/4th ratio) and bring to boil again. Sweeten to taste with jaggery, molasses or raw cane sugar.
100% organic tulsi leaves (ocimum sanctum), 100% organic black tea, 100% organic ginger, 100% organic cloves, 100% organic cardamom, 100% organic cinnamon.