Ivan Tea (also known as Ivan Chai, Willow Herb Tea, and Fireweed Tea) is a traditional Russian fermented herbal wellness tea. The tea has a unique, exotic, and incredibly pleasant taste and used safely for hundreds of years,
Ivan tea is remarkably rich in minerals and vitamins, placing it well above the majority of other herbal teas. It is caffeine-free and unlike regular black, green, or white teas, it does not contain taurine, purine, oxalic or uric acids.
Ivan Tea naturally carries 16 amino acids and a significant amount of macronutrients, such as potassium, sodium, calcium, and phosphorus. It is rich in vitamin B and contains more vitamin C than lemon. It is also celebrated for its anti-inflammatory properties, so it is recommended for people with gastritis, colitis, gastric ulcers, and flatulence. The bioflavonoids in the tea increase the activity of antioxidant enzymes in the small intestines, liver, lungs, and the small bowel, which makes them tea an effective natural detoxifier. A concentrated brew of Ivan Tea remedies food or alcohol poisoning.
Some Health Benefits of Ivan Tea:
- Balances digestive health
- Boosts immune system
- Improves mental concentration
- Increases energy level
- Detoxifies the body
- Reduces inflammation
- Supports the urinary system’s health
- Encourages new blood cell production
- Supports kidney health
- Normalizes blood pressure
- Relieves migraines and tension headaches
- Promotes relaxation and decreases tension and stress
- Improves mood
- Helps with insomnia
- Strengthens circulation
Additionally, when the tea is mixed with various other herbs, fruits, and berries, the resulting teas contain even more health benefits.
-Luscious, herbal smell with some tart notes of berries. Infused with Ivan Tea, it helps to reduce the inflammation of the stomach lining, ulcers, gastritis, and colitis can all be remedied by drinking it.
-Flowering fields and ripe black currant berries, mixed with delicious summer flowers. Ivan tea is a known mild sedative in folk medicine. People drink Ivan tea for prostate and urinary tract disorders as well. In addition to vitamin C, black currants have plenty of antioxidants and anthocyanins, which can help strength your immune system, soothe sore throats, and ease flu symptoms.
-The herbs in this blend has been carefully selected to help provide superior, memorable flavor and remarkable health benefits. Aside from Ivan Tea’s antibacterial and antifungal qualities, Sea buckthorn is rich in various vitamins, minerals and beneficial plant compounds. It promotes heart health, is great against diabetes.
-Each of the herbs in this blend has been carefully selected for its lush summery flavor, combined with some unique healthy advantages. Blended with Ivan Tea’s immunity boosting qualities, Motherwort is used for stress and anxiety, while cornflowers are helpful for constipation and water retention. Raspberries may protect against diabetes, cancer, obesity, arthritis, and can provide anti-aging effects.
Caffeine content: zero
How to make Ivan Tea?
This tea is delicious as a hot drink but it is also surprisingly good for iced tea!
- Boil 3 cups of water.
- Add 1 Tablespoon of Ivan Tea leaves.
- Let it brew for 5 minutes.
- The same leaves can be reused for making 1-3 brews over the duration of three days.