Blue Zones Herbal Teas were inspired by centenarian’s gardens. All of the herbs we use are native to the Nicoya Peninsula and contain many medicinal attributes.
Maya Nut and Cinnamon Tea: natural antioxidant. Maya Nut is an ingredient that has not been genetically modified, it is high in calcium, contains potassium, iron, folate, and fiber. It is considered a complete protein because it has all the essential amino acids such as leucine, valine, arginine, isoleucine, phenylalanine, lysine, histidine, methionine, threonine and tryptophan which is rarely found in daily consumption ingredients. Tryptophan is directly related to the synthesis of serotonin which is linked to relaxation and good sleep, helps relieve blood pressure and stress. Additionally, it is a source of vitamin B2, B3, B6, C, E, and fiber.
Cinnamon has antibacterial and antifungal properties.