Its that time!!!! And boi do we have a beauty this time around.. 🌌 Galactic Potion 🌌 Yup. We have gone all out, just in time for the sunshine! So what is this mystery concoction? It is a sweet butterfly pea tea, with a tangy twist. The Flavour: Expect a sweet, mild and subtle earthy flavour, paired with a twist of lemon and elderflower tang. This drink is served cold and is a bit of a showstopper when you order it! What is butterfly pea tea?! Well, it is a plant native to Asia. You may recognize it by its striking, vibrant blue flowers - in fact, you most definately will have seen these beautiful blue flowers of the Butterfly Pea climbing on your neighbour’s fence, blooming in the wild, in parks, or community gardens. It is a popular horticulture favourite in South East Asia. Why in a drink though? When the acidity of the pea flower tea changes, the colour changes as well, so of course HQ had to get playful!! Butterfly pea flowers are also associated with several health benefits! The scientific name for this plant is Clitoria ternatea, and it is a very versatile plant commonly used as a natural colouring for traditional cooking and as remedies for many ailments..meaning it isn't just a pretty face! Thats right Stalkers, it has a long history of use as a traditional medicine, and emerging research reveals the possible health benefits! Butterfly Pea may potentially affect the brain chemicals dopamine, noradrenaline, serotonin and acetylcholine to attenuate stress and depression, so we all could do with a bit of that, right!? For hair & skin: The antioxidants in a cup of blue tea are great! This plant also has many vitamins and minerals which keep your skin and hair looking great, as it keeps them from ageing prematurely.. It is also good for your hairs fullness as it contains anthocyanin, which increases blood flow in the scalp, strengthening hair follicles. Available from now throughout May! *Vegan, Gluten & Alcohol Free* Enjoy!
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