Loose leaf tea is made from whole leaves, preserving the natural oils and flavors that can be lost in the processing of tea bags.
Richer Flavor Profile
Experience a broader range of flavors, aromas, and complexities in loose leaf teas, providing a more nuanced and satisfying cup.
Loose leaf tea is often packaged in eco-friendly materials, reducing waste compared to traditional tea bags.
Benefits of Loose Leaf
Loose leaf tea is rich in antioxidants and vitamins that support a healthy immune system, helping you stay strong and resilient against illnesses.
Certain varieties of loose leaf tea, like chamomile and lavender, contain natural compounds that have calming effects, making them ideal for unwinding after a long day.
Many herbal loose leaf teas, such as peppermint and ginger, are known for their digestive properties, soothing the stomach and easing discomfort.
Supports Weight Management
With minimal calories and metabolism-boosting properties, loose leaf tea can be a great addition to a balanced diet and active lifestyle for those looking to manage their weight.
Enhances Mental Clarity
The combination of caffeine and L-theanine in certain loose leaf teas, like green tea, can improve focus, concentration, and cognitive function, helping you stay sharp throughout the day.
Hydrates the Body
Staying hydrated is essential for overall health, and loose leaf tea provides a delicious way to meet your daily fluid intake goals while also enjoying a variety of flavors and aromas.
How to Brew Loose Leaf Tea
Select Your Tea
Choose from Rooted Vines’ premium loose leaf tea collection. From soothing herbal blends to energizing black teas, there’s a world of options to explore.
Measure the Leaves
Use a tea infuser or strainer to measure the desired amount of tea leaves. Typically, 1 teaspoon of loose leaves per 8 ounces of water is a good starting point.
Different teas require different water temperatures. Consult our Brewing Guide or the tea packaging for the optimal temperature.
Let the leaves steep in hot water for the recommended time. This varies depending on the type of tea—experimentation is encouraged!
Once steeped, savor the rich aromas and flavors. Feel free to add sweeteners, milk, or other enhancements to suit your taste.
Rooted Vines offers thoughtfully curated Variety Tea Packs, showcasing a selection of our premium loose leaf teas. Begin your journey by exploring these packs, each designed to introduce you to different tea types.