Butterfly Pea Flower Tea
Native to South East Asia, Butterfly Pea Flower tea has become popular in recent times in the West for its vivid blue color that lights up a beverage. It has been consumed as hot or cold tea in some countries in its native place. It is also used as a food dye. Locals believe Butterfly Pea Flower Tea has health benefits like improved memory and anti-stress.
The taste of this herbal tea is mild with notes of dried fruits like apricot and hints of lightly roasted walnuts. There is a mellow sweetness in the aftertaste.
The color of Butterfly Pea Flower tea turns purple when you add lime or lemon juice. Mixologists can have a lot of fun with it! You can blend it with light green or white tea and enjoy the effects.
1 tbsp or 1.5 gm per 8 oz cup