Laager Rooibos and Chai tea
If you enjoy a hint of spiciness in your brew, why not ‘chai it’ with Laager’s Rooibos and Chai tea from their Herbals range. And if you love a delicious cup of tea but are also quite health conscious, you’ll be happy to know that this flavour is caffeine-free with many benefits found from some of its key ingredients, including all the benefits of Rooibos. Here are just a few to know while you sip on your next enticing and brew-tea-ful cuppa…
The aromatic infusion of cinnamon in Laager Rooibos and Chai tea is more than just a wonderful sensation to tantalise your taste buds. It is also known for its great digestive properties. Apart from this, cinnamon also acts as an anti-bacterial and antioxidant. The properties found in it are also said to assist in reducing inflammation, nervous tension, allergies and fatigue. Cinnamon is also thought aid in regulating blood sugar levels, circulation, breathing, as well as increase awareness and vitality. For those who often suffer from an upset stomach, the warm, calming action of cinnamon in chai tea also helps in settling the stomach and reducing bloating.
Cardamom is a popular spice often used for both culinary and medicinal purposes… and of course, in Chai. Besides adding a strong flavour to chai tea, cardamom also aids digestion and supports the immune system. In addition, it helps detoxify the body, improve circulation and may also fight respiratory allergies. Also used regularly in India and China, cardamom is said to benefit the lungs, kidney and heart and improves metabolism… And if you happen to be in a bad mood, sip on a cup of chai, as the cardamom contained here is said to act as a mood elevator.
Known as one of the smallest spices, cloves are potent smelling and tasting dried flower buds with many uses and benefits. They’ve been known to be used by the Chinese since 300 BC. Again, in chai tea, they help with digestion, and also have pain-relieving and antiseptic properties. And if you have a toothache, cold, flu or a sore throat, consider a hot cup of chai to help cure these. It’s also calming enough to settle an upset stomach and help ease menstrual cramps. Not to mention, warming to your body and restorative to the nervous system.
All the goodness of Rooibos
The subtle and pleasant flavour of Rooibos in Rooibos and Chai tea supplies antioxidants which can help neutralise free radicals. In addition, the combination of cardamom, cinnamon and clove add warmth to every cuppa.
Enjoy Laager Rooibos and Chai any time of day or night for an enchanting and delicious cup of tea!