Spearmint is an aromatic herb from the mint family. It tastes similar to peppermint but is smoother and sweeter. Caffeine free and perfect for after dinner when in the mood for a soothing digestif .
It can also be used as an ingredient in baking, making chocolate sauces or infused with alcohol. It can make a very good iced tea both sweetened or unsweetened.
Pure spearmint leaves
Steep 1 tsp per cup for 4-6 mins in 95-100° C water