Do you long for the dark licorice candy of yesteryear? The type made by hand, that is not too sweet and full of flavor? Whilst we do not sell the candy, here is the next best thing! This tea has the joy of your childhood memories in a warm cup. No added sugars means you can enjoy this tea throughout the day.
Licorice was a favorite root in ancient Egypt, and later China, to help aid digestion, cleansing the respiratory system and reduce stress.
Bring filtered or spring water to 212°F. Add 1 tsp of tea leaves to an 8oz cup. Pour boiling water over the tea leaves and let steep 4 minutes.
- Organic: black tea, star anise, licorice, anise seed