What Does It Taste Like?
A cup of Lemon Verbena is sweet and lemony, and that's just how it should be. As this comes from a herbaceous plant, there's also a certain piquant undertone which leads to a somewhat minty aftertaste.
This is a taste you can rely on for relaxation, it goes down very easily, making it a perfect health tea.
There's no need to plead for peace here. The chains are unshackled, and toil is over. Savour the joy only this can bring.
What Does It Smell Like?
An unmistakably lemony smell - very fresh, zesty and citrussy. However, the Verbena plant retains some of its natural aroma and this leads to grassy, fresh, even minty undertones.
This is a smell for feeling good.
There's no caffeine anywhere near this tea!
What's In It?
Where Does It Come From?
Egypt, on the banks of the Nile.
What's It For?
This is a great tea for feeling good. It's perfect for regulating your mood and perking up a bit, no matter the time of day. It's a really relaxing and mellow drink.
What Are the Health Benefits?
From the smell alone, you can tell Lemon Verbena is massively good for you. Among its health benefits, are:
Muscle Protection—It can help to speed up recovery after a workout meaning a more efficient work-out schedule.
Improved Mobility—A reduced inflammation means the joints are able to move more freely, leading to fewer injuries and overall better mobility.
A Healthy Immune System—A reduction in the risk of infection from colds, flus and chronic disease.
It's Also Known As:
Lemon Verbena, Verbena Leaves, Lemon Tea, Aloysia Citriodora
What is Lemon Verbena?
The leaves of the 'Verbena' plant, or Aloysia Citriodora. These leaves have a naturally lemony taste which makes them ideal for a lemon-flavoured brew. They can be added to other teas instead of real lemon to give a full and thorough lemon taste.