Two New Wellness Herb Teas Added to Popular Collection of Be Well Red Teas
NOVATO, CALIF., –The Republic of Tea has added two new teas to its popular BE WELL RED TEA collection, get probiotic and get young. These two selections expertly combine organic Rooibos with an array of beneficial herbs, resulting in a customized selection of healthful, yet flavorful teas. The two new offerings join seventeen other BE WELL RED TEAS in the collection. get probiotic and get young will be available in April.
get probiotic HERB TEA FOR DIGESTIVE HEALTH No. 18 – Organic Rooibos is blended with the mighty probiotic GanedenBC30˚ effectively helps your system find the right balance, supporting digestive health.* GanedenBC30˚ is shelf-stable and heat-resistant. Along with chicory root, which adds inulin, and cinnamon, said to stimulate the gastro tract, this tea is its own little miracle. Taste: Full-bodied with a touch of spicy cinnamon, citrus note and the lingering sweetness of vanilla bean
get young HERB TEA FOR LONGEVITY No. 19 – This blend is organic Rooibos and BioVin® Advanced, a wine grape extract from France’s Rhone Valley with reservatrol (an anti-aging compound), Chinese herb Jiaogulan (known as an “herb of immortality”), maqui berries (antioxidants) and hibiscus flowers that may help maintain healthy blood pressure.* Taste: Light, red wine grapes note atop a base of earthy Rooibos and tart-sweet flavors of ripe berries and hibiscus for a fruity finish
Each BE WELL RED TEAS is an original blend tailored to a specific need including: pregnancy/new moms, immunity, cardio health, mood enhancement, stress relief, hair/nail/bone growth, memory/focus and libido, clear skin, constipation, energy, PMS/menopause, rest, weight control, detoxification, scratchy throat and digestion.
The BE WELL RED TEAS line is the first and only complete collection of wellness teas with a base of organic South African Rooibos (pronounced ROY-boss) or Red Tea. Rooibos is a naturally caffeine-free, anti-allergenic wonder herb, recognized for remarkable antioxidant properties. Rooibos is paired with only the highest quality wellness herbs (not standard commodity tea herbs) to create each BE WELL RED TEA. BE WELL RED TEAS are sold separately and have a suggested retail price of $10.50 for a 1.65-ounce tin containing 36 tea bags. BE WELL RED TEAS are available nationwide at select natural and specialty food stores, through the company website, (www.REPUBLICofTEA.com), The Republic of Tea’s mail-order catalogue and by calling 800-298-4832.
(Original BE WELL RED TEAS – No. 1 to No. 17)
get gorgeous HERB TEA FOR CLEAR SKIN No. 1 – Organic Rooibos, rich in both antioxidants (champions at fighting free radicals – the cells responsible for aging) and natural alpha-hydroxy acids, has been used for centuries to rejuvenate the skin. Organic Rooibos is complimented by skin soothing chamomile flowers containing anti-inflammatory azulene, orange peel with bioflavonoids, hibiscus flowers, hormone-balancing chaste berry (so hormonal surges don’t cause skin to break out) and cleansing burdock root. Taste: Hint of earthiness that takes on a berry-like flavor with the brightness of orange peel and tart, flowery hibiscus with a fruity undertone
get it going HERB TEA FOR CONSTIPATION No. 2 – Organic Rooibos combined with senna leaf gently aids in regularity. Senna is known for its mild laxative effects.* Organic Rooibos, ginger and anise help reduce cramping and gas.* Honey and lemon myrtle enhance the flavor profile of this brew. Taste: A delicate blend of mellow lemon together with the natural sweetness of honey
get charged HERB TEA FOR ENERGY No. 3 – This organic Rooibos based herb tea provides a lift without the jitters. It is partnered with tonic herbs that support the adrenal glands including Eleuthero (Siberian Ginseng), Ashwaganda root (the ginseng of India) and Panax ginseng root. Studies show these unique herbs help the body cope with stress while increasing endurance. Organic Rooibos and blueberries contribute anti-oxidant properties that are vital when the body is being stressed by physical activity. Further, gotu kola leaf helps maintain mental focus.* Taste: The fresh fruity quality of hibiscus with hints of tartness and floral notes
get a grip HERB TEA FOR PMS/MENOPAUSE No. 4 – Hormone-balancing herbs are the cornerstones of this organic Rooibos-based herb tea. Soothing chaste berry helps keep the cycle regular and black cohosh combats hot flashes — both also encourage hormonal harmony and can assist in reducing premenstrual and menopausal issues.* Dong quai extract, also a hormone balancer, nourishes the reproductive organs, while parsley leaves act as a diuretic. Chicory root and natural honey add flavor.
Taste: Rich Rooibos with hints of chicory and licorice blended with honey and coconut
get some zzz’s HERB TEA FOR REST No. 5 – Encourage rest the natural way with this soothing blend of organic Rooibos, chamomile flowers, passionflower and mellowing valerian root extract. A flavonoid in passionflower has been shown to have calming effects.* Importantly, valerian root extract helps bring on sleep without interfering with REM sleep, so there is no contenting with the “hangover” often associated with sleep aids. Taste: Mint and citrus notes with a nuance of tropical passionflower
get lost HERB TEA FOR WEIGHT CONTROL No. 6 – Health-promoting organic Rooibos enhanced by four significant herbs: carob, cinnamon, banaba extract and gymnema leaves, which can help satisfy the appetite, providing craving control*. Carob and gymnema leaves help to tame your sweet tooth and the urge to indulge. Taste: Zing of orange and warmth of cinnamon, with carob adding natural sweetness
get clean HERB TEA FOR DETOXING No. 7 – Organic Rooibos and milk thistle, both detoxifiers, help the body help itself by assisting the liver, one of the body’s natural cleansing mechanisms. Roasted dandelion and blood cleansing burdock are traditional herbs used to flush the liver and gallbladder. Chicory root lends inulin, a soluble fiber that enhances digestive health, while Indian sarsaparilla root and red clover are both known as effective tonics and purifiers.* Taste: Vanilla and almonds with a wisp of roasted chicory in this subtly sweet herb blend
get soothed HERB TEA FOR SCRATCHY THROATS No. 8 – Organic Rooibos, known to keep the body’s defenses strong, makes it the ideal base for a cold fighting/throat soothing, healing tea. It is combined with two primary demulcent herbs: marshmallow root and licorice that soothe and coat the throat. This blend is rounded out with ginger and sage roots, which both have cleansing and stimulating qualities. A bit of lemon myrtle delivers a twist of lemony flavor.* Taste: Heat and spice of ginger asserts itself amid bright lemon, accented by licorice
get relief HERB TEA FOR DIGESTION No. 9 – A trio of beneficial carminative herbs (cinnamon, anise and peppermint) join organic Rooibos, which has anti-spasmodic properties, in this digestive herb tea. Cinnamon contributes both stimulation and thermo genesis (the process by which the body generates heat or energy). Peppermint soothes a tumultuous tummy and calms stomach cramps. Anise refreshes, reduces gas and bloating while stimulating digestion.* Taste: Light and refreshing flavors of cinnamon, anise and peppermint (like an after-dinner mint)
get maternal HERB TEA FOR PREGNANT / NEW MOMS No. 10 – Organic Rooibos adds anti-spasmodic, antioxidants and minerals to this tonic for pregnant and nursing women. Raspberry leaves are thought to alleviate morning sickness and tone uterine muscles.* Further, nettle leaves and horsetail contain essential minerals such as silicon, help increase the absorption of calcium, strengthen bones and increase the formation of collagen.* Parsley acts as a mild diuretic and ginger staves off nausea,* while Guatemalan black limon fruit adds a fresh tangy flavor. Taste: Tangy Guatemalan black limon and mellow natural mango flavor with just a nip of ginger
get wellness HERB TEA FOR IMMUNITY No. 11 – Healthy organic Rooibos, Echinacea, astragalus come together with European elderberries, famed for reducing the duration of a flu infection.* These herbs, along with ashwagandha (also known as Indian ginseng) are said to increase health and longevity.* This blend is packed with adaptogenic herbs that, when taken on a daily basis, increase the body’s resistance to physical, biological or chemical stress, normalize physical symptoms and enhance the body’s ability to recover.* Taste: A spicy mix of aromatic cardamom, cloves and a hint of licorice
get heart HERB TEA FOR CARDIO HEALTH No. 12 – This brew provides antioxidants and bioflavonoids in the form of organic Rooibos and hawthorn leaf, flowers and berries — famed for their positive effect on the heart.* Hibiscus flowers can help maintain blood pressure, Rosehips, known to be cardio–friendly and blueberry leaves complete this healthful selection.* Taste: Layers of rich, ripe raspberry and blackberry flavors
get happy HERB TEA FOR LIFTING YOUR SPIRIT No. 13 – Organic Rooibos together with herbs that support the function of the brain’s biochemistry are the base of this tea. Lemon balm has traditionally been used to stabilize mood swings and increase memory, while St. John’s Wort is shown in numerous studies to be effective in alleviating mild to moderate depression and seasonal affective disorder (SAD).* Rhodiola root extract is another key component, as it’s been known to increase energy, endurance and resistance to stress while also helping to relieve mild to moderate depression.* Taste: Bright lemon myrtle provides a fresh, bold flavor, while natural peach flavor adds sweetness
get relaxed HERB TEA FOR RELIEVING STRESS No. 14 – Organic Rooibos melds with mood-mellowing mix of linden flowers and passionflower herb for its soothing and sedative properties, eleuthero root to increase the body’s resistance to stress and to promote gentle relaxation.* The blend is finished with lavender and rose petals for their relaxing, restorative and aromatherapy qualities. Taste: A light floral blend of rose petals and lavender
get growing HERB TEA FOR HAIR, NAILS / BONES No. 15 – An organic Rooibos-based tea to grow healthy hair, bones and nails, which depend on herbs such as horsetail which provides silicon and silicic acid known to increase the absorption of calcium, nettle leaves to encourage hair growth and shine and oatstraw to promote nail growth.* Cooling peppermint and Guatemalan black limon (a lime) is added for an invigorating blend that is also beneficial. Taste: A clean peppermint flavor with the sweet-tart flavor of Guatemalan black limon
get smart HERB TEA FOR MEMORY / FOCUS No. 16 – Organic Rooibos and herbs that support healthy brain function form the base of this innovative blend.* Cranberry and orange peel with rosemary, the ancient herb for memory, ginkgo, which has been shown in many studies to increase the circulation, eleuthero root, the Russian tonic herb for increasing endurance and enhancing performance and gotu kola, Ayurvedic herbs combined help to improve memory.* Taste: Citrus notes from orange peel, hibiscus and rosehips paired with tart cranberries
get passionate HERB TEA FOR THE LIBIDO No. 17 – Herbs with a reputation for increasing the libido and helping to restore healthy sexual function together with organic Rooibos are the base of this tea. Exotic muira puama bark and ashwagandha root, both said to invigorate a lagging libido, is blended with Peruvian maca root, reputed to be an aphrodisiac.* Passionflower is included for its ability to help induce a state of relaxation,* while passion fruit and Moroccan lemon verbena provide a light, citrus flavor. Taste: Bright lemon verbena with passion fruit and passionflower produce a light, yet richly flavored blend
About The Republic of Tea:
The Republic of Tea enriches people’s lives through its premium teas, education and innovation, as it emphasizes a “Sip by Sip Rather Than Gulp by Gulp” lifestyle. Founded in 1992, The Republic of Tea sparked a specialty tea revolution. Today the brand offers an unequaled selection of the highest-quality teas, herbal blends, books and nature-inspired sip ware, available exclusively at specialty retailers throughout the U.S. Further, The Republic of Tea is mindful of how its actions impact the greater community and actively supports worthy organizations like Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the Prostate Cancer Foundation, Room to Read, The Ethical Tea Partnership and the Rainforest Alliance. The Republic of Tea is currently celebrating its 20th Anniversary – Leading the Tea Revolution. For more information, please visit www.REPUBLICofTEA.com or call 1.800.298.4832. Follow The Republic of Tea on Twitter at twitter.com/republicoftea and Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheRepublicofTea.
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