Welcome to the shamanic tea experience
Thank you for Joining London’s First Shamanic Tea Experience. Please do immerse yourself into learning more about the wonderful teas that you are about to sip.
Monks Cannabis ( Agnus Castus ) by Nazani Tea
Taste Notes: Warming, earthy and delicately peppery with a sharp gooseberry undertone
Story: Handpicked 500m above sea level from the forests of Meghri in Southern Armenia.
Shamanic & Wellness: A powerful herb for feminine health, primarily for conditions of the female reproductive system which may stem from a luteal phase defect. This includes premenstrual syndrome (PMS), by treating hormone imbalances, namely acting on the pituitary gland to increase the luteinizing hormone, which in turn stimulates progesterone production, and also decreasing prolactin levels.
Crab Tostados, Sweet corn & Caviar with Kykeon Tea by Nazani Tea
Taste Notes: Warming, caramel, soothing mint with a hint of nutty almond and hazelnut
Story: A modern take on an ancient Greek tisane, this award winning Kykeon is a blend of wild mint and naturally grown roasted spring oats, both harvested from the alpine forests of Armenia. In ancient Greece, Kykeon was commonly drunk to break fasts and was noted for its hydration and digestive properties, so would be perfect for intermittent fasters. Kykeon has not been sold for over two thousand of years and has now been resurrected for your enjoyment.
Shamanic & Wellness: Anti-aging, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-stress, Antibacterial, Anticoagulant, Antiemetic, Antifungal, Antioxidants, Antispasmodic, Antiviral, Calming, Cardiovascular, Circulatory, Decongestant, Detoxifying, Digestive, Expectorant, Hydrating, Hypotensive, Immunity, Iron rich, Minerals & Vitamins
Ostra Regal Oysters & Pisco Granita with Lemon Verbena Tea by Nazani Tea
Taste Notes: Citrus , sharp, soothing and a hint of floral lilly.
Story: Handpicked by Despina and her family in Naxos, Greece, when she is not busy creating beautiful needlework. Lemon verbena contains
various essential oils such as citral, nerol and geraniol. Recent research has gone into demonstrating the powerful anti-inflammatory effects of citral and for it to be a potential new antimicrobial agent that is not an antibiotic. In addition, numerous clinical studies have been conducted on the potential anti-inflammatory and antidepressant activity of geraniol.
Shamanic & Wellness: Anti-inflammatory, Anti-stress, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antioxidants, Antispasmodic, Calming, Decongestant, Detoxifying, Digestive,Expectorant, Feminine Health (PMS), Immunity
Radish, Shiso & Pickled vegtable Roll (v) with Hemp Kombucha by Mighty Brew
Taste Notes: Refreshigly fruity, slightly sweet taste and nutty hemp tones
Story: A time honoured brewing tecnique using premium sencha tea, double filtered water and orgnanic botanicals packed with pro biotics.
Pure botanicals. Time-honoured double-fermentation brewing. Live, raw and unpasteurised. Organic and Vegan certified.
Shamanic & Wellness: Anti-inflammatory, Anti-stress, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antioxidants, Antispasmodic, Calming, Decongestant, Detoxifying, Digestive,Expectorant, Feminine Health (PMS), Immunity helps good gut health and improves immunity. Hemp: beneficial vitamins and chlorophyll, relaxing.
Cod Branade croquettes& Piquillo peppers with 15 years vintage Pu'Er Tea by Teaspec
Taste Notes: Full of sweet, floral, mellow and fruity flavours with hints of honey
Story: Using the finest tea blended with leaves from 7 different terroirs in Yunan. Pu’er tea is of the most revered chinese teas. This aged 15 year raw pu’er and is also packed with natural nutrients and is fermented
Shamanic & Wellness: Aids in digestion: Pu’er has been shown to help balance the bacteria in your stomach and intestines and help the body digest heavy meals. The gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) found in Pu’er has been shown to reduce anxiety levels. : Pu’er tea can also help reduce stress by regulating and protecting the nervous system. Unlike other teas, Pu’er contains lovastatin. Clinical studies have proven that regular consumption of Pu’er tea can help lower your bad cholesterol (LDL) as well as blood fats called triglycerides. It might also raise “good” high density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol. Pu’er can help to lower blood sugar levels after meals, which is when your glucose levels are likely to rise.
Chocolate coconut & passion fruit Bon Bon with Catherine Tea by the Amber Rose Tea Company
Taste Notes: The blend has been designed to provide a caramel flan, raspberry and chocolate brownie, fudge and vanilla prfofile with a malty warming tone from the black tea
Story: Inspired by the Portuguese Princess Catherine of Braganza, the very lady who popularied tea in the UK through her relationship with Queen Victoria.
Shamanic & Wellness: Oolong tea has been linked in promoting benefits for heart, brain, bone and dental health and some research suggests that regular consumption can protect against certain types of cancer.
Bleu d'Auvergne cheese Guava & Pickled Rose with tea trail tea by the Amber Rose Tea Company
Taste Notes: A well balanced cup, the falvour is fruity on the nose with a beautiful rose fragrance dancing in the background. Undertones of vibrant sweet red cherry, rose and red plums compliment the long smooth woody finish.
Story: Inspired by the ancient Chinese trading tea trail, incorporting the regions berries, tea and Persian roses.
Shamanic & Wellness: The 3 high quality teas can aid with fat loss. Rose has been revered for 1000’s of years can can be linked to anti diabetic properties. protecting against cancer – lowering the risk – lower colesterol level