When deciding on a name for the brand, Praana, a Sanskrit word meaning life-breath or life-force, seemed like the perfect choice. The brand’s mission is to bring nature and herbs to your tea cup, whilst allowing you to find some “me-time”. A basic human commodity which we all know is not always easy in this day and age. In the growing herbal drinks and teas market, competition is tough. But Praana is confident its selection of natural infusions can stand up against the best of them and will contribute to your healthy living in a positive and uplifting way. Read on for our verdict…
Ginger Lemon Honeybush: Ginger root, lemon peel, liquorice root, turmeric root, honeybush (Cyclopia)
Energizing: Cassia, orange peel, Siberian ginseng, cardamom pod, liquorice root, elderflower, spearmint, ginger root, lemon peel and clove buds
Peppermint & Liquorice: Peppermint (62%) and liquorice root (38%)
Spicy Cinnamon: Pure Rooibos, cassia, cinnamon bark, orange peel, clove buds and black pepper
Rose Caring: Chamomile, lime flower, hibiscus, liquorice root, rose buds, rosehips and lavender
Detoxing: Aniseed, fennel seed, cardamom pod, liquorice root, nettle leaf, dandelion root, coriander seed and lemon peel
Praana teas are organically grown and caffeine free without any additives and are a great source of vitamins and minerals. There are many health benefits and medicinal properties to be gained from consuming these herbal and spicy beverages. The ingredients used, such as ginger root and peppermint, are a powerful antioxidants and can help lower blood pressure, improve digestion, relieve stress, as well as boost the immune system.
Ginger Lemon Honeybush: Misty lemon in colour, this is a robust, no-nonsense beverage that may not be to everyone’s taste, but for those who like ginger will find the taste most satisfying.
Energizing: A multitude of ingredients including elderflower and clove buds makes this an ideal choice for those wanting to revitalise their inner being.
Peppermint & Liquorice: One of the brands most popular herb infusions grabs you by the throat and hangs on with every sip.
Spicy Cinnamon: This sherry-coloured quencher is my personal favourite of the six. A truly delicious taste that hits the jackpot.
Rose Caring: Delightfully aromatic. One for those peaceful early mornings or cool summer nights.
Detoxing: Rid yourself of toxic and unhealthy substances and restore the balance back to your body with this subtle yet effective herbal concoction.
To get the best out of your Praana teabag, allow to infuse in freshly boiled water for about 4-5 minutes. The green tea range should be infused in 75-80 degree water for around 3 minutes.
Each box contains 20 tea sachets and is priced at £2.99, making them extremely good value for your money.
Praana offers a varied selection of pleasant-tasting herbal teas that are well-priced and affordable and can be enjoyed any time of the day. The packaging is basic but attractive, not to mention practical. Most importantly, Praana is a brand that cares not only about its products but also its workers and their environment and of course you. It’s an ambitious company that continues to steadily expand and one that we’re sure you’ll see more and more of in the future.
To learn more about Praana’s products visit their website Praana Herbal Tea Company You’ll also find them for sale on eBay, Amazon and at selected TK Maxx stores!