SYMINGTONS DANDELION HERBAL TEA SACHETS 25pk
Symington’s Dandelion Tea is a delicious caffeine free beverage. Not blended with any other herbs, Symington’s is pure dandelion and is made from naturally grown roasted dandelion root. Symington’s is ideal for health conscious consumers as it provides the full herbal properties of dandelion.
A cup of healthy Symington’s Dandelion is easily prepared by adding a complete sachet to a 220ml cup of hot water. It can be drunk with or without milk and sugar to taste. With only 8 calories per cup, Symingtons is watching out for your health.
The health properties of the dandelion (Taraxacum officinale) have been known for centuries. Dandelion is rich in minerals and vitamins including vitamin A,C,D,E and B as well as calcium, potassium, magnesium and iron.
Dandelion is one of the top 6 herbs in the Chinese medicine chest. Chinese herbalists used dandelion to treat digestive disorders, appendicitis and also lactation problems.
Native Americans used dandelion to treat liver problems, kidney disease, swelling, skin problems, heartburn and stomach upset.
In Europe, herbalists incorporated dandelion into remedies for fever, boils, eye problems, diabetes diarrhoea.
Dandelion is believed to be one of the original bitter herbs used for Passover in the Bible.
Modern Day Uses:
Modern herbalists use dandelion root to detoxify the liver and gallbladder. The leaves are used to support kidney function.
A US Department of Agriculture study found that dandelion greens are richer in vitamin A than carrots. The herb contains more vitamin B, C and D than most traditional vegetables.
A 2004 study conducted by the University of British Columbia reported that dandelion flowers were found to have significant antioxidant benefits. Scientists have confirmed that dandelion is a useful healing aid for modern medicine.
Symington’s Instant Dandelion Tea is a refreshing and delicious caffeine free beverage. Our Dandelion Tea is made from specially farmed dandelions. After harvesting, the roots are air-dried then roasted and ground. This is all done without the use of chemicals and preservatives.
Because Symington’s Dandelion Tea is caffeine free it can be drunk in the evening without affecting sleep and because it aids digestion it is particularly suitable for those with a delicate digestion.
Symington’s is gluten free, lactose free and suitable for Vegetarians and Vegans.