Citrus Mint

Tea type
Herbal Tea
Ingredients
Not available
Flavors
Not available
Sold in
Not available
Caffeine
Not available
Certification
Not available
Edit tea info Last updated by takgoti
Average preparation
200 °F / 93 °C 4 min, 45 sec

Currently unavailable

We don't know when or if this item will be available.

From Our Community

1 Image

2 Want it Want it

13 Own it Own it

12 Tasting Notes View all

  • “I had this with dinner at a restaurant the other day and really loved it. The citrus is bright, the mint is strong, and it's just super tasty all around. It actually went quite nicely with a...” Read full tasting note
    85
    Kaylee 391 tasting notes
  • “I really thought I already logged this one but here goes (again) I needed something to get rid of the super tarty hibiscus from my last cuppa. This did the trick! More Minty than Citrus but...” Read full tasting note
    81
    teaequalsbliss 6770 tasting notes
  • “I hadn't read this part of the description: "the menthol in peppermint is a good expectorant and decongestant, explaining why mint teas are so wonderful when you have a cold or flu", but I guess my...” Read full tasting note
    67
    lisbet 267 tasting notes
  • “Steep Information: Amount: 1 teabag Water: filtered, boiling, 6 ounces Steep Time: a little over 3 minutes Served: Hot Tasting Notes: Dry Leaf Smell: peppermint gum Steeped Tea Smell:...” Read full tasting note
    52
    amazonv 702 tasting notes

From Tea Forte

Origin
Our peppermint is grown in Eastern Europe while much of our citrus comes from Spain

Health Benefits
Thought by some archaeologists to be one of the oldest medicines in the world, peppermint is now known for its soothing effects on the digestive system. Additionally, the menthol in peppermint is a good expectorant and decongestant, explaining why mint teas are so wonderful when you have a cold or flu.

Steeping Guidelines
Steep for 5 minutes, 208°F
For stronger flavor, steep longer.

Ingredients
peppermint, lemon peel

Caffeine Level
Naturally Caffeine-Free

Certifications
Kosher

About Tea Forte View company

Company description not available.

12 Tasting Notes

85
391 tasting notes

I had this with dinner at a restaurant the other day and really loved it. The citrus is bright, the mint is strong, and it’s just super tasty all around. It actually went quite nicely with a savory meal. Definitely something I would drink again.

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

81
6770 tasting notes

I really thought I already logged this one but here goes (again)

I needed something to get rid of the super tarty hibiscus from my last cuppa. This did the trick! More Minty than Citrus but that certainly fits the bill! This is fairly gentle and I like it just fine!

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

67
267 tasting notes

I hadn’t read this part of the description: “the menthol in peppermint is a good expectorant and decongestant, explaining why mint teas are so wonderful when you have a cold or flu”, but I guess my body has a wisdom all its own, because I naturally reached for this tea now that I am down with a cold. And indeed while drinking it I HAVE noticed that my throat and chest feel better (not just the hot liquid, I think).
I am not in great shape, so I’ve been mainlining tea, and the combination of citrus and mint is probably one of the best I could pick while ill. Other than that- it’s a decent tea, but the citrus flavor really takes a backseat to the aggressive peppermint.
Is it nap time yet?

Preparation
Boiling 8 min or more

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

52
702 tasting notes

Steep Information:
Amount: 1 teabag
Water: filtered, boiling, 6 ounces
Steep Time: a little over 3 minutes
Served: Hot

Tasting Notes:
Dry Leaf Smell: peppermint gum
Steeped Tea Smell: peppermint gum
Flavor: peppermint gum, no lemon
Body: Medium
Aftertaste: mint
Liquor: light translucent brown

Refreshing, probably better iced with sugar. This is more a soothing cup for afternoons than a before bed steep, like I am doing now. Mint is too peppy for pre-sleep drinking.

Although this is enjoyable, it’s not unique or special. I am not getting the promised lemon which might have turned this from a generic minty tea to something a little more special.

images: http://amazonv.blogspot.com/2010/04/tea-forte-teabag-herbal-tea-citrus-mint.html

Preparation
Boiling 3 min, 0 sec

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

4423 tasting notes

Thank you to TeaEqualsBliss for sending me some of this!

YUM!

I steeped my cup for 8 minutes, which results in a very strong and pleasant cup, the two ingredients (lemon peel and peppermint) taste very vibrant. A very nice night-time cup!

Preparation
195 °F / 90 °C 8 min or more

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

85
314 tasting notes

A refreshing mint tea that is perfect for my (depressed) mood right now. It smells kinda orange (instead of lemon) but I can’t really taste anything citric. Though to a mint tea lover like me, I guess that isn’t a problem at all. :)

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

83
20 tasting notes

I love this tea, its sooo good, especially on a cold night after boredom has set in, and all you have to do is talk to people on facebook. The mint is an excellent combo with the citrus, the aroma is very nice.

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

100
1 tasting notes

Great tea !! Perfect flavor and aroma !! Love it !!

Preparation
170 °F / 76 °C 4 min, 0 sec

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

64
230 tasting notes

I love this tea.

This is a great herbal hot or iced.

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

80
2 tasting notes

I don’t think I steeped this right at all, but it is really good! I can’t taste the citrus much, but the mint is very clean and refreshing. Similar to Tension Tamer, but with less of the lemon taste. I only have one satchet, but would drink again!

Preparation
Boiling 2 min, 0 sec

Login or sign up to leave a comment.