is mountain tea?
The name "mountain tea" causes
immediately associations with the few connoisseurs: "Greek mountain
Our partner in Antalya, the T.A.B.O.T
company (Týbbi Aromatik Bitkiler ve Organik Tarým : medical
aromatic plants and biological organic cultivation) provides for the
assortment and the packing. After the picking and drying of the herbs
by the local pickers, the herbs are read out by the employees of the
company T.A.B.O.T two times and packed by manual work. The packing in
transparent foil makes the personal examination of the sort purity possible.
No additives or flavours are used, the plants are only packed.
In the mediterranean area different sorts of the Sideritis are picked traditionally in free nature by farmers and herdsman and sold and drunken without further differentiation than mountain tea. However some sorts are also cultivated. One can cultivate it also in the flat country and/or on fields. We offer only mountain tea from controlled wild collection on high mountain-slopes, where the Sideritis is at home.
The family of Labiatae is rich in ethereal oils (e.g.-probably-smelling Monoterpene, bitter materials with diterpene and materials with triterpene) and flavonoide. Not only the blooms, but also the stacks and the sheets contain these materials. You can find more details on ethereal oils of the respective sort on the description.
The mountain tea is a delicious herb tea. It tastes and one does not have to be not ill, in order to enjoy it. Mountain tea has fallen into oblivion after the triumphant advance of black tea in the last 60-70 years in Turkey. However, in these days it experiences a renaissance. A tea completely without tein, serving for the relaxation after an arduous day.
| On the following
pages you can find landscape photographs from the Taurus Mountain (taken:
eastern of Antalya). In the pictures you can recognize different mountain
The mountain tea is picked in free nature in southern Turkey on the high country of Antalya. There are the high mountain-slopes of the Taurus mountains, faraway from roads and motor traffic, no industrial …. >>>>
|The name reveals
something: Tea for drinking and the plant grows on the mountains.
The name "mountain tea" causes immediately associations with
the few connoisseurs: "Greek mountain tea".
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