Origin: Karatuzsky District of Krasnoyarsk Krai. Russian Federation.
If you want to know the taste of pure Russian tea, has not passed any treatment - this tea for you. It's made of young, hand-picked leaves, dried in the sun. The tea has a grassy flavour, aroma of freshly cut grass and has a light color infusion. It contains all the nutrients available in Ivan tea.
Ivan tea is a traditional Russian drink from 12 th century. Before 1917 (the formation of the USSR) Russian tea was produced in large quantities and exported to many countries, such as England and China, but has been out of the market by cheaper Indian tea.
Ready tea has a pleasant aroma and fresh, slightly tart taste.
In contrast to Chinese tea the Russian tea does not contain caffeine - tea has a calming effect, it's good to drink before sleeping, it's not make an addiction like a regular tea.
The Ivan tea contains a lot of nutrients - vitamin A, which is very useful for vision, tannins that slow the aging process, as well as a lot of vitamin C, so it's a good remedy for colds.