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The Tao of Tea, Purple Leaf Varietal, Krishna Tulsi Tea, Caffeine Free, 2 oz (57 g) (Discontinued Item)

The Tao of Tea, Purple Leaf Varietal, Krishna Tulsi Tea, Caffeine Free, 2 oz (57 g) (Discontinued Item)

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Out of Stock - Discontinued
  • Shipping Weight:
    0.41 lbs
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  • Product Code: TOT-40030
  • UPC Code: 689951400307
  • Package Quantity: 2 oz (57 g)
  • Dimensions:
    3.3 x 3.3 x 4.5 in, 0.35 lbs
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Product Overview


  • Artisan Quality
  • Pure Leaf Teas
  • Fresh
  • Holy Basil From India
  • Caffeine Free
  • USDA Organic
  • Brews 60 Cups
  • Certified Organic by QAI

Krishna 'Purple Leaf' Tulsi:

Also known as holy basil, Tulsi is a revered, sacred herb from India with a long history. It has been used in traditional Indian Ayurvedic medicine to help provide an alchemy to one's well being. There are three main types of Tulsi varietals- green leaf 'rama', purple leaf 'krishna' and wild forest 'vana', each having it's unique flavor nuance.

Caffeine Free Adaptogen:

Tulsi is caffeine free and known to be an adaptogen, making it an herb it integral to a holistic lifestyle and diet.

Flavor Profile:

Unlike the mediterranean basil, Krishna Tulsi has a more pronounced peppery, slightly spicy taste with hints of mint and cloves.

Direct Trade:

Our direct trade model helps small and marginal tulsi farmers in India with upfront purchase guarantees. We are one of the few companies that have helped usher an organic cultivation platform for Tulsi.

The Tao of Tea:

Our company is based on a love for the leaf. Since 1997, we have been a connecting thread for tea culture and enthusiasts. Each season, we aspire to find the freshest teas and herbs from around the world. We invite you to visit our teahouses and micro teabrewery in Portland, Oregon and discover our journey relationships and inspired passion.

Suggested Use

Making Tulsi is easy. It is a forgiving herb and does not gain any harshness. Use one teaspoon of leaf in 8 oz. water at 185° F. Steep for 4 minutes

Antioxidants/per serving
Tulsi 600
Tomato Juice 550-900
Broccoli/Spinach 400-600
Apple/Banana 300

Serving Sizes: Tulsi- 8 fl oz., Tomato Juice- 8 fl oz., Broccoli/Spinach- 50 grams, Apple/Banana- 100 grams.

100% organic tulsi (ocimum sanctum) leaves.