Kukicha or “twig tea” is a unique Japanese tea that’s made from the leaves, twigs, and stems of the camellia sinensis tea tree. While it’s a lesser-known tea in the western world, it’s loaded with nutrients to fuel you for a healthy, productive day. Roasted Kukicha tea gives it a deliciously smooth, nutty, and slightly sweet flavor, you can enjoy it throughout the day because it has much lower level of caffeine compared to other types of tea.
Numerous studies show that Kukicha tea contains multiple vitamins and a diverse amino acid profile. Most notably, Kukicha tea has nearly 12 times more calcium than a glass of milk! In addition, Kukicha tea also has been shown to promote alkalinity in the body which can benefit the immune system, improve sleep, and help sustain energy levels.A great thing about Kukicha tea is that it can be blended with your favorite fruit juice to create a fantastic morning beverage to get your day started.