Tea made from the Downy birch (Betula pubescens), which abounds in Iceland, is extraordinarily wholesome and tasty and well suited for daily use. Birch tea is diuretic and anti-inflammatory. Birch is believed to stimulate the liver, cleanse the blood and be good for kidney problems. It has been used to combat infections of the urinary tract. Birch is commonly used for all kinds of rheumatism, to combat high blood pressure and the formation of oedemas.
The package includes 10 (20gr) teabags.
The Northern Lights Icelandic Herbal Tea is made of blend of wild herbs growing in the pure environment of Iceland.
Angelica – Believed to help the respiratory system and promote energy.
Birch – The leaves are used to make diuretic tea which is believed to be good against gout and rheumatism.
Iceland Moss – Nutritive and stimulating for the respratory and digestive systems. Antioxidant, antimicrobial and antiviral.
Wild Artic Thyme – Has been used against asthma, flue and digestive troubles.
Stone Bramble – Considered high in vitamin C and is believed to promote energy.
Bilberry Tea contains pulverised Icelandic bilberries
Icelandic berries are said to be more concentrated that similar berries in other countries, because of the intensive (and short) growth period. Research has shown the bilberries have strong anti-oxidant anthocyanin, which helps with inflammations. Also it helps with strenghening blood vessels and capillaries, that has effect on eyesight and reduces cholesterol.
The package includes 10 (30gr) teabags.
Ingredients: Icelandic Norðursalt Flaky Seasalt marinated in Organic Rhubarb and grounded Angelica seed. The tart taste of rhubarb and the sweet bitter taste of Angelica goes well on various dishes, though especially good on fish dishes.