Not just a familiar ingredient in curries, Turmeric can also be enjoyed as a flavoursome tea packed with the same great health benefits. 100% organic, Turmeric tea bags from Swanson may can help to soothe the stomach, provide antioxidant protection and reduce inflammation caused by rheumatoid arthritis.
The Turmeric plant is grown in Indonesia, India and China and also found in other tropical regions. Its root like stem is dried and then ground into the familiar power we have come accustom to in flavouring and colouring curries, pickles and meat products. Turmeric contains curcumin, the key active component and an orange colour volatile oil. Turmeric has also had a long history of use by Indian and Chinese herbalists in having a positive effect on some health conditions.
Turmeric has a similar antioxidant affect to vitamins C and E, where it can provide powerful protection against free radical damage to cells. It also helps to reduce inflammation and support healthy digestion.
Taking Turmeric internally may help to speed up the release of is health qualities to the cells and tissues faster. Swanson, a US manufacturer and supplier of dietary and herbal supplements which have been rigorously tested for purity and potency, brings you the benefits of turmeric into a convenient, tasty and refreshing organic tea.
A herbal turmeric tea has been a popular choice throughout Japan and more recently has been spreading West as more health conscious individuals recognise the natural health benefits this infused tea contains.
Benefits of choosing to sip a regular fresh cup of Organic Turmeric Tea from Swanson's include:
There are two ways you can brew and service Turmeric Tea:
For hot tea: Place one Swanson Certified Organic Turmeric Teabag in a cup. Add freshly boiled water just under the boiling point and steep 2 to 3 minutes. For teapots, place one bag per cup into the pot and brew for 2 to 3 minutes.
To make iced tea: place five Swanson Certified Organic Turmeric Teabags into a one-quart container. Fill with two cups of freshly boiled water and steep for ten minutes. Add two cups of cold water to container and serve over ice.
Swanson recommend that you drink 2 to 3 cups per day.
Alternative use of tea bags: If you like curried rice try steeping a bag or two of Swanson's Turmeric Tea in the water as it boils prior to adding the rice. For a stronger flavour, keep the bags inside the pan as the rice cooks.
Ingredients as already posted on the additional information page on healthmonthly.co.uk.
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