the finest ingredient
what is corn silk?
Corn silk is the long silk like thread that grows on corncobs. Most people discard the corn silk when cooking corn but you might feel differently when you know the powers of these silky strands!Shop Now
organic corn silk tea
how corn silk tea is made
Mullein plants grow lots of beautiful yellow flowers but it is actually their soft, velvety leaves that store all the goodness.
dried and ground
The leaves are then dried and ground down to just the right size for making the perfect brew.
We then carefully package the corn silk in to our compostable, bleach free pyramid tea bags.
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7 key corn silk benefits
Corn silk has been used by the Native Americans since 5000 BC as a herbal remedy. And it turns out they were right, as modern studies show just good for us corn silk can be.
Scientific studies have indicated that corn silk:
- Lowers Blood Pressure
- Soothes Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infections
- Acts as a diuretic
- Supports the Function of the Heart
- Reduces Bloating
- Rich In Polyphenols
- Prevents Kidney Problems
how to drink your corn silk
Fresh water is essential for brewing a great cup. Use 1 teabag per cup of boiling water. Cover and steep for 3 to 6 minutes. Remove tea bag and place in your compost bin. Honey and lemon make an excellent addition to corn silk tea to enhance the flavour.
what will it taste like?
A flavoursome and refreshing tea that has a smooth and silky flavour.
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