A native of the Mediterranean, peppermint leaves were often used to crown luminaries in ancient Greece and Rome. It continues to be revered for its cooling, crisp aroma, deeply refreshing flavor, and smooth finish. If you have yet to try gourmet peppermint tea, made from just pure peppermint (no added oils or sweeteners), you'll be pleasantly surprised by its superior flavor.
Herbal Tea | No caffeine | Steep at 212° for 5-10 minutes.
Our teabags contain the same high-quality tea as our loose-tea offerings. Their pyramid shape gives the leaves plenty of room to unfurl and infuse, placing more flavor in each cup. Enjoy the superior flavor of gourmet tea with the convenience of a disposable bag.
15 full leaf pyramids
That flavor you know and love, is also available in our convenient iced tea pouches. Ideal for cold brewing in your fridge overnight, a single pouch will make a quart of deliciously refreshing iced tea.
6 x quart-sized pouches
Simplify your preparation of loose tea with our "portion" packets. Each holds the right amount of leaves for one serving to enjoy at home, work or on the go. Simply rip, pour and steep, with nothing to measure or clean. Includes 12 servings.
Peppermint is one of the world’s most popular kinds of mint. Like all mint plants, it features sturdy vine-like stems and serrated leaves. The leaves also contain menthol, which causes a distinctive cooling sensation on the skin and palate. For this reason, mint has become popular in anything from candies, ice creams, and liquors to breath mints, toothpastes, and gum. Peppermint has long been used in traditional medicine for treating minor pains and stomach issues. Though it was originally described as a distinct species in 1753, scientists have since agreed that it is actually a hybrid between watermint and spearmint.
Raw Honey for Herbals
A gentle, whisper-light character of this raw honey makes it a perfect sweetener for delicate herbals.
honey for garden herbals
Part of herbal garden sampler
Explore a variety of teas with our popular sampler set.
Four teas included are:
chamomile, lemon grass, peppermint, spearmint
will make 20 cups
Questions and Answers
Ask a question about peppermint and have the Adagio Teas community offer feedback.
Does peppermint tea have any caffeine?
Asked by Mike Harris
on January 9th, 2017
Is this the same peppermint varietal used in Casablanca Mint?
Asked by Matthew Marszowski
on January 6th, 2022
Direct Trade Advantage
We import our teas direct from the artisan farmers whose names and faces you'll find throughout our catalog.
This makes our teas fresher than those offered by the companies who use middlemen and brokers, and also less expensive.
Here's a comparison of how much more you'd be paying by buying this tea elsewhere:
60% more expensive
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