Henry Langdon has sourced the best quality peppermint leaves you can use to make a refreshing tea that is just as satisfying hot or cold. Our large, whole peppermint leaves have a high volatile oil content, resulting in a refreshing, aromatic tea to enjoy at any time of day. It is the volatile oils that provide the health benefits associated with the drinking of peppermint as a herbal tea. Peppermint has long been believed to have a calming effect on the digestive system due to its muscle relaxing properties. It is also rich in a wide range of vitamins and minerals as well as antioxidants. To enjoy your peppermint tea, pour hot (not boiling) water over leaves in a pot and leave steeping for 7-10 minutes before straining the tea leaves off, leaving you with a most enjoyable brew.