Butterfly Pea Flower is all the rage, you see it all over social media. You can dye shirts, rice, ice cream, really whatever you can think of blue! The only problem is it doesn't taste the way it looks. That is why we created our now famous Blue Tea. We took Butterfly Pea Flower, added Flowery Orange Pekoe Black Tea, real Mango pieces, Passionfruit, Lemongrass, two types of Lemon and two types of Mint to make a drink that tastes; well blue!
When you think of a blue drink what comes to mind? More than likely some kind of sugary over-processed drink that has little to no actual benefits. what I think of is Revival's two blue beverages Butterfly Pea Flower, and Blue Tea. Let's dive deeper into this rare flower and find out what puts the healthy power Butterfly Pea Flower.
Butterfly Pea Flower is derived from a southeast Asian plant known as Clitoria Ternatea or the Butterfly Pea. For generations, Butterfly Pea Flower tea has been a mainstay in the diets of people from countries like Thailand and Vietnam. In fact, up until recently, it was rarely seen outside of Southeast Asia. But thanks to tourists and travel shows Butterfly Pea Flower has gained an audience across the Globe. While its unique coloring has helped it gain the notoriety it's much more than just a pretty drink.
Along with its eye-catching color Butterfly Pea Flower is also known for its immense health benefits. Butterfly Pea Flower is rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants and is considered a superfood. It offers amazing benefits for your stomach, mood, and skin. Given that it's rich in antioxidants, drinking Butterfly Pea Flower can help flush out toxins from your system and boost digestive health. This also can aid in weight loss, as drinking it regularly can help curb cravings for unhealthy foods and help maintain optimal body weight. As for skin the flavonoids present in the Butterfly Pea flower help stimulate collagen production protecting your skin and making it healthier in the process. Finally, for mood Butterfly Pea flower offers stress-busting effects that can improve mood and help in alleviating symptoms of anxiety and depression. Butterfly Pea Flower is one of the healthiest teas on the market today, but the all-important question remains how does it taste?
On its own Butterfly Pea Flower has a lovely light earthy taste that has been compared to green tea by some. Its delicate and subtle flavor provides a unique and versatile cup that is a great base to add other flavors to. Adding lemon juice or some other type of citrus will turn the tea purple! At Revival Tea Company, we wanted to take this super tea up a notch flavor-wise. Through much experimentation, we came up with the final product of Blue Tea. A delicious elixir containing a long list of tasty ingredients including fruity notes of passion fruit and mango tied with a minty kick from spearmint and peppermint, then all tied together with our fantastic flowery orange pekoe black tea. This tea is a flavor bomb from beginning to end and has the same benefits as straight Butterfly Pea flower wrapped up in a tasty fruity package. Whether you take it straight, mixed with lemon, or In a delicious cup of Blue Tea Butterfly Pea Flower is an herbal sensation that's sweeping the nation.
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