(Be sure to distinguish between added minerals that appear in the ingredient list, like added salt, from minerals that occur naturally in ingredients. These will appear only through analysis of the ingredients, and thus, will appear in the Nutrition Facts Panel and not in the ingredients.)
•Dark Brown Muscovado Sugar. Highest quality available, High Molasses content--Only evaporated cane juice with the molasses stream left intact, instead of reintroduced like other brown sugars; contains naturally occuring calcium, sodium, potassium and iron (Fair Trade)(Mauritius)
Dark Muscovado Sugar:
•Green Tea. Matcha Tea Ceremony type green tea--A separate and highest class of tea not well-known outside Japan which contains only the premium tea buds from the plant which are covered before harvest, so that the limited light stimulates Chlorophyll production in the tea leaf, de-veined, dried and stone ground, and actually ingested when drunk--specially imported exclusively for Pirates Chai--best quality available. 100% Catechin anti-oxidant Delivery! We have seen this type of tea sold in specialty shops from $9 to $32 per oz. and not easily found. [Now more widely available, and repacked under different brand names to create image. At a major chain, the price of a can of matcha is higher than the price of Pirates Chai, though Pirates contains more matcha of higher quality than the can of just matcha. Pirates has used the same matcha, in fact all the same ingredients, since its beginning.] (Japan)
OTHER CHAIS CONTAIN TEA EXTRACTS, PRE-BREWED TEA, or BLACK TEA POWDER NEVER MEANT TO BE INGESTED!
•Spice Extracts. Natural extracts containing pure plant oleoresins with no alcohol or glycerin carriers, no lecithin, no yeast, no artificial flavors, no artificial colors, no chemicals, no preservatives and no solvent residues (US)
Our Spice is specially blended for Pirates Chai and contains an ayurvedic blend as well as a culinary blend of spices for your benefit and enjoyment.
Be assured Pirates Chai contains the highest quality most expensive ingredients available anywhere,
The ingredients in Pirates Chai are each only available from one source!