During the summer you mainly think about cooling off and holidays, so we have selected some specially selected teas and herbal teas that are ideal for drinking during the summer. They are delicious to drink hot or cold and have cooling properties, making them ideal for drinking during those hot days.
In Chinese medicine, summer is the season of the organ heart and the element of fire.
In this hot season, foods with a bitter tastegood to consume. These will help to dissipate heat from the body, which is why you will also find that some of our herbal teas have a slightly bitter taste.
In terms of real tea (Camellia sinensis), green tea is ideal for drinking during the summer as it also has cooling properties, even if you drink it warm.