Brand: Pundi Produce
Item Form: Loose Leaf
Package Weight: 30g
A subtle Australian native herb with the taste and aroma of spearmint making it the perfect pick-me up tea. This rambling mint bush (Mentha australis) is found across south eastern Australia in moist forests and around waterways.
Best used to: Enjoy rivermint as a tea, added to roast lamb, in sauces or to simply freshen up a salad.
Benefits: Rivermint is known to support digestion thanks to its menthol properties. It is also reputedly good for easing the effects of colds.
History: Early Indigenous Australians used Rivermint for medicinal purposes; the crushed leaves were sniffed to relieve headache.