Try some of our handcrafted loose herbal teas. These delicious beverages are good any time of the day. Carefully selected, each tea has its own aroma and taste, a blend of various flowers, roots, leaves and seeds. Some of the teas such as “Skete Garden” contain some of our home grown herbs. Try our “Energizer” to give you a boost during the day, or “Tranquili-tea” to relax in the evening.
To make a cup of tea use 1-2 teaspoons of loose herbs and infuse with boiling water. Allow to steep 5-10 minutes. Strain and sweeten with honey if desired.
A delicious and very flavorful digestion enhancing tea.
Ingredients: Alfalfa, Oatstraw, Spearmint, Ginger, Orange Peel, Fennel, Rose Petals
Stir in honey and have a cup in the morning to tonify the body's vital energy.
Ingredients: Rose Hips, Strawberry Leaves, Linden Blossoms, Thyme
Useful in warding off the cold and flu. This great tasting tea is a favorite here at the skete. The longer this tea steeps the better!
Ingredients: Spearmint, Chamomile, Elder flowers, Elder Berries, Rose hips, Ginger, Star anise, Thyme, Yarrow, Calendula flowers
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This beneficial blend of herbs helps soothe the throat and calm the lungs.
This tea is great for dry coughs and the cough from colds and flu.
Ingredients: Plantain, Oregano, Malvae, Mullein, Thyme
This soothing and tasty tea is used to support good digestion and general stomach health.
Ingredients: Chamomile, Yarrow, Lemon balm, Licorice, Valerian, Cornflower, Calendula.
A fragrant herbal blend, uplifting the spirits.
Ingredients: Hyssop, Elecampane root, Lemon grass, Rose hips, Galangal, Fennel
This blend helps cleanse the body and curb the appetite. Specially designed for fasting periods.
Ingredients: Nettle, Red Clover, Spearmint, Dandelion Root, Fennel
This blend is certain to delight you. A hint of rose petals and the flavor of oranges give this tea a unique taste. Delicious served hot or iced.
To this herbal mixture we added greek mountain tea also known as Sideritis.
With a very pleasing taste this tea is good druring cold season or as a daily beverage.
Ingredients: Greek mountain tea, Sage, Raspberry leaves, Rosemary, Calendula flowers, Olive leaves, Thyme.
This formula combines sedatives, calmatives, and anti-spasmodics with herbs that are tonifying and nutritive to the nervous system.
Ingrdients: Angelica Root, Rosemary Leaf, Melissa Leaf, Lavender Flower, Hops Leaf, Yarrow.
This blend includes some of our own wild harvested herbs. A well-balanced, healthy mixture to help support general well being.
Ingredients: Alfalfa, Nettle, Sage, Spearmint, Oat Straw, Red Clover, Horsetail, Lemon Grass.
This herbal blend soothes the nerves and has a calming effect.
Ingredients: Chamomile, Lemon Balm, Passion Flower, Skullcap