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Chamomile Tea - Egyptian Camomile Flowers

Light bodied, fruity with a light floral flavour.
Luxury Egyptian Camomile Flowers.
Nile River Delta, Egypt.
6-8 Mins 1/Cup 100°C
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Chamomile tea has been enjoyed for centuries as a herbal tea, and camomile flowers are renowned for many reported health benefits. The Egyptian Nile holds the perfect conditions to grow the highest-quality Egyptian camomile flowers. Chamomile tea has a fruity and light floral flavour you can enjoy as a great herbal tea on its own, or try with a little honey or lemon, then sit back, sip, and enjoy!

Camomile or Chamomile? Which is it? Well, both can be used. Camomile is the old English spelling that we tend to use most. Chamomile with the 'h' is derived from the Greek word Khamaimelon and was historically used because camomile flowers have an aroma similar to apples.

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Luxury Egyptian Camomile Flowers
Nile River Delta, Egypt. Grown: Below 500ft above sea level.
1st Grade, field grown, sundried
Very pleasant and fruity
Light and yellowish
Fruity with a light floral flavour
Light Bodied

Egyptian Camomile Tea: Your FAQ Guide

Discover everything you need to know about Egyptian Camomile Tea with our FAQ guide. We've gathered the most frequently asked questions your customers might ask!

What is Camomile (Chamomile) tea?

Camomile (or Chamomile) tea is a popular herbal tea made from the dried flowers of the Matricaria chamomilla or Chamaemelum nobile plants. This caffeine-free beverage has a mild, sweet flavour and is known for its calming, soothing effects.

How is Camomile tea produced?

How is Camomile tea produced?

Camomile tea is produced by harvesting the flower heads of the camomile plant and drying them in a well-ventilated, shaded area. Once the flowers are dry, they are either used whole or ground into a fine powder to be used in tea bags or loose-leaf tea blends.

What are the health benefits of Camomile tea?

Camomile tea is known for its various health benefits, including:

  • Promoting relaxation and sleep
  • Reducing inflammation
  • Aiding digestion
  • Relieving menstrual pain
  • Alleviating symptoms of the common cold

It is important to note that more research is needed to confirm these benefits, and individual results may vary.

Can I add sweeteners or flavours to my Camomile tea?

You can add sweeteners like honey, sugar, or stevia to your Camomile tea and other flavours like lemon, mint, or ginger. Experiment with different combinations to find your preferred taste.

Can I drink Camomile tea while pregnant or breastfeeding?

While Camomile tea is generally considered safe, it is best to consult your healthcare professional before consuming it during pregnancy or breastfeeding, as some sources suggest it may have mild uterine-stimulating effects.

Can I give Camomile tea to my children?

Camomile tea is generally considered safe for children, but it is important to consult your paediatrician before giving it to your child, especially if they are under the age of 5 or have a history of allergies to plants in the daisy family.

Are there any side effects or interactions with Camomile tea?

Camomile tea is generally well-tolerated, but some may experience allergic reactions or gastrointestinal discomfort. If you are allergic to plants in the daisy family or taking blood-thinning medications, consult your healthcare professional before consuming Camomile (Chamomile) tea.