Whether it be Green or Oolong Tea, there can be no doubt that either of these teas are going to be a good healthy choice when looking for a cool refreshing summer drink.
Japanese tea is considered one of the world's most healthiest drinks and contains one of the highest amount of antioxidants of any tea produced.
In addition, there are many health benefits of Japanese Tea, including:
- Aids weight loss as green tea burns fat
- Has five times more vitamin C than a lemon
- High in Catechins which help controls cancers
- Lowers blood pressure and aids relaxation
Here is a selection of teas for you to try on a hot summers day...
Barley tea is the flavour of summer in Japan. This healthy refreshing barley tea with minerals is made by Ito En - one of the most popular tea makers in Japan.
Oi Ocha is Japan's number one green tea brand. Unsweetened with no calories this tea is rich in Vitamin C and natural catechin tea antioxidants.
Golden Oolong has a robust taste, golden color and beautiful aroma. Recent research suggests that it may help speed up metabolism, prevent obesity and fight tooth decay.
Oi Ocha Dark offers a brew for those who prefer a much bolder tasting green tea. Unsweetened, and with no calories, this tea is high in the antioxidant catechin.
Oolong Tea is a traditional chinese tea and is produced by a unique process. Pokka's Oolong tea is a refreshing cold drink and contains no sugars or calories and is full of healthy catechins and antioxidants.
Made exclusively from the finest quality green tea leaves infused with jasmine flowers to create a delicate flavour. A natural source of polyphenols with antioxidant properties, Pokka green tea contains neither artificial colors nor preservatives.
OI OCHA (DARK GREEN TEA) ★★★★★
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