Holy Basil Purple Leaf (BH02)

A Herbal Tea from


85 / 100

Calculated from 7 Ratings
Tea type
Herbal Tea
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Set water temperature to Boiling
Steep for 8 min or more
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20 Tasting Notes View all

“Tea of the late afternoon….. Turns out we have strep at our house. Or at least my son does. He went to school Wed., Thurs. and today because the quick strep test came back negative on Tues. after...” Read full tasting note
“1-1/2 tsp, 8 minutes, 2 tsp honey I’m testing and comparing all of Upton’s Holy Basil (Tulsi) choices tonight. After loving Organic India’s Vanilla Tulsi, which is a blend of 3 types of tulsi and...” Read full tasting note
“It would probably be a bad idea to drink caffeinated tea at 10pm, so I’ve switched to herbal. I love this tea.” Read full tasting note
“This is my second tasting of Holy Basil. I am going to make this and Celestial Seasons Tension Tamer my late-night relaxation brews. This is rich and complex in flavor and definitely something...” Read full tasting note


This fine-cut leaf grade of Holy Basil, (aka Tulsi), produces a rich cup with a complex and spicy character. The dominant flavor notes are anise and pepper, with nuances of citrus and cinnamon.

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