Rainforest Light Green Tea - Only newly sprouted tips and leaves of the tea plant are selected. The leaves are lightly steamed and roasted over low heat imparting a pleasant flavor and making a light green tea with a sweet, nutty aroma. Pleasant flavor with hints of pear and a smooth, honey texture. Origin: Coonoor, Blue Mountains, India. The Blue Mountains of Southern India are home to tea gardens ranging between 2000 to 6500 feet in elevation.
Rainforest Alliance Certified - The Rainforest Alliance is an internationl nonprofit conservation oganization that certifies tea farms, ensuring that they meet comprehensive standards for the conservation of natural resources and the rights and welfare of workers and local communities. Rainforest Alliance certification also ensures just wages for workers, dignified living conditions with access to education and health care.
Brewing - use one teaspoon of tea with twelve ounces filtered water at 175 F. and steep for 2 1/2 minutes. Rainforest Light Green Tea Price: $10.95 per 3.0 oz tin.