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Liquorice and mint

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big loose 250g big loose 250g £7.20
Tea Temples x50 Tea Temples x50 £11.45 (£0.23 per cup)
Tea Temples x15 Tea Temples x15 £4.49 (£0.30 per cup)
Tea Temples x2 - Sample Pack Tea Temples x2 - Sample Pack £1.30 (£0.65 per cup)

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Description

Liquorice and mint Gansu, Northern China Sourced from:
Gansu, Northern China

Louise the tea taster says

One of our best sellers, this little combo has hit the spot with lots of you. We use the natural root of the liquorice plant (not the black sticky stuff you’re thinking of!) and have blended it with our of pure peppermint leaves to create a naturally sweet and refreshing drink that is irresistibly moreish.  Liquorice has been used in Chinese medicine for years and is known as “the great detoxifier” – sounds great!

How does it taste?

Sweet, liquorice, mint and sweet again.

Good if you're feeling

 

in need of a little treat, or, alternatively, in need of a tea to soothe a sore throat.

Ingredients

What is in it?

 Liquorice root and peppermint

 

Nutritional content [per 100ml]
Energy [kcalories] 1 calorie
Sugar nil
Fat nil
Carbohydrate trace
  • Dairy free
  • Gluten free
  • Suitable for vegetarians & vegans
  • This tea contains liquorice - people with hypertension should avoid excessive consumption. 
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How we like it

Brew Time

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    Boiling Water
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    Brew for 3+ minutes
  • Tea temple - 1 per person. Infuse in boiling water. Brew for 3+ minutes.

Whole leaves take longer to brew, but the little wait is definitely worth it.

How we like it

Hot or cold - great over ice in summer, or hot and warming in winter.

 

Iced

Just cover one tea temple with boiling water and infuse for 3 minutes. Remove temple and top-up glass with iced water. Garnish with lemon and lime.

Reviews

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Average rating based on 189 reviews
Incredible liquorice and peppermint!

I've been drinking Teapigs tea for over a year now and was pleasantly surprised with a sample sachet of liquorice and peppermint. Since then I have not been able to drink anything else! It's simply incredible and satisfies a sweet tooth I did not know I had. Having come off adding sugar to every day tea, this has become the ideal and guilt free substitute.

I must also add that Becky at Teapigs has been wonderful in resolving an issue I had with a pack. A replacement plus an additional pack is brilliant customer service. The minor issue does not stop me giving this product a 5/5 rating. I'm going to try buying it loose now!

Posted by Matt, 7th April 2014

Overall Rating: 5/5

Beautiful tea

My partner bought me this tea for my birthday recently and in all honestly I didn't even want to try it as I hate liquorice! However, I tried it out of politeness and it is honestly the most beautiful tea I have ever tasted, a lovely peppermint flavour at first with a burst of sweetness afterwards. I'm completely addicted and introduced a friend to it last night who also loved it!

Posted by Jenna, 28th March 2014

Overall Rating: 5/5

Pleasantly surprised

Like previous reviewers, I bought a small pack to push into the free delivery band and was still a little worried that it would be tasting like liquorice. But it is wonderfully sweet and might even stop me having a sweet treat this afternoon. But I'm not making promises. Will be buying a proper sized box next time.

Posted by Sara Friend, 15th March 2014

Overall Rating: 5/5

WOW.

This is the best tea I have ever tasted, hands down, a boss at my new company lent me a tea bag (teapigs Liquorice and Peppermint) this was yesterday, I am now on my third and am ordering a 50 pack on payday! I crave it now after just one cup!

I wish teapigs did a Lady Grey blend!

Posted by Vikki, 13th March 2014

Overall Rating: 5/5

Yummy

I had to order more because my daughter really enjoys this (and she is usually very picky) and so do I. Can't wait for teapigs to come to the US.

Posted by Ramona, 5th March 2014

Overall Rating: 5/5

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