Basil Tea

Tea Description

Basil (Ocimum sanctum) is also known as the Tulsi herb. Known firstly as an anti-depressant, this herb speaks to the adrenal cortex, which in turn prompts the body to regulate the hormones that are responsible for taking care of stress. An interesting herb that has some unique uses, such as overcoming jet lag and improving memory.
Other commonly used applications for Basil tea are skin infections, fevers, intestinal parasites, and diarrhea.
Being an anti-inflammatory, this herb can also be useful against arthritis.

Health Benefits

Basil is quite an interesting herb, with some unique properties...

  • Anti-depressant and good for stress
  • Improves memory
  • Skin infections and an anti-inflammatory

How to brew Basil Tea

  1. In a small tea pan, bring water and 1 teaspoon basil leaves to boil.
  2. Lower the heat and allow brewing to transpire for 3-4 minutes.
  3. Turn off heat and strain it into cups. Add flavorings as needed.

Basil Tea Known Side Effects

None known when taken in regular tea doses.


Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
sophie a s.a. sophie a.
Excellent all round

Tea is natural, pure, impressed.
Delivery was superfast. Friendly customer service and look forward to buying more!!!

Thank you Sophie!
Basil Tea

A wonderful therapeutic tea. Great for stress and relieving anxiety. With the warmer summer months upon us, making a pot and keeping it chilled in the fridge is a refreshing way to cool down. Great service and prompt postage receipt.

Hi JP, one of our more popular teas here, and definitely something we try to keep well stocked of. Glad you're enjoying it.

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