Welcome to Distinctly Steeped® Me and Tea Blog.  Here you will  Learn about tea & discover delicious blends, health benefits, brewing tips, recipes & interesting tea facts that every tea lover should know.

German Detox Tea Organic Blend

An ORGANIC German recipe detox herbal tea without caffeine. All Organic ingredients: licorice root, ginger root, Honeybush, rooibos, lemongrass, peppermint, fennel, dandelion root, orange peel, red clover, burdock root, nettle leaves, lucerne (alfalfa). This is a mild safe detox blend that may be used without fear of depleting your body of essential nutrients as some stronger detox teas can do.

Skullcap Herb

Most commonly skullcap is given for nervousness, either post illness or due to mental or physical exhaustion. Not surprisingly, it is also frequently taken for insomnia due to mental over-activity (picture the restless type who is over-worked and cannot “shut off” at night). Indeed, one of the few double-blind, placebo-controlled studies available on Skullcap showed that the herb did have a “noteworthy” anxiolytic effect on healthy volunteers

Matcha Powder Information

Some of the health benefits that you may gain from drinking Matcha are: Increased energy level for up to 4 hours A state of relaxation yet calm mental alertness Boost of metabolism Helps to regulate blood sugar levels Contains a much higher antioxidant content than regular brewed green tea May help with cholesterol management Acts as a strong blood detoxifier and alkalizer May support healthy teeth and gums

Rooibos Candy Cane Shortbread recipe

This unique take on a great holiday standard introduces the sweetness of rooibos powder to the undeniable creaminess of shortbread cookies! Enjoy! Ingredients: 1 tsp salt 1 cup sifted powdered sugar 1/2 tsp almond extract 3 tsp red rooibos powder 1) Preheat oven to 3 7 5 degrees 2) Combine all the ingredients except the […]