Tag: Health

Health Benefits of Rosemary Tea

Rosemary Tea

Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) is a fragrant, perennial herb that belongs to the mint family (Lamiaceae) and is native to the Mediterranean region. It bears an uncanny resemblance to lavender and possesses flat pine needle-shaped leaves that are deep green in color on top with a touch of silver on the underside. The plant is also […]

Health Benefits of Sage Tea

Health Benefits of Sage Tea

Sage is an herb native to the Mediterranean. It belongs to the same family as oregano, lavender, rosemary, thyme, and basil. Sage is an herb that has not only been used as a flavoring but also used for medicinal and health purposes. Interestingly Salvia officinalis is the scientific name for sage and its Latin origin […]

Health Benefits of Oregano Tea

Oregano (Origanum vulgare) is an aromatic and slightly bitter herb in the mint family. The name is derived from Greek meaning “mountain of joy” or “the delight of the mountain.” It grows naturally in warm, dry climates (it’s native to the Mediterranean) but is cultivated in many places in the world today. It has been […]

Health Benefits of Jasmine Tea

Jasmine Green Tea

Jasmine tea is a fragrant tea traditionally made by blending green tea leaves with jasmine blossoms. Enjoyed hot or cold, the tea first gained popularity in China during the Ming dynasty. Its renown in Asia and around the world has much to do with the jasmine tea benefits for the body and its sweet, delicate aroma. Jasmine […]

Health Benefits of Chamomile Tea

chamomile tea

Chamomile herbs are pretty, little daisy-like flowers which have been traditionally used as therapeutic herbs for centuries. The herb belongs to the Asteraceae (daisy) family of flowering plants, which emit apple-like aroma. Flowers handpicked particularly during early morning hours for making herbal tea. It has a slightly aromatic and bitter taste. Chamomile is generally used by alternative […]