Northern Delights Inuit Herbal Tea
These beautiful Inuit herbal teas feature handpicked wild plants indigenous to Nunavik. Only the finest plants are picked, then lovingly cleaned and dried by hand before they are artfully blended with other herbs and spices to create an unexpectedly rich and truly memorable flavour.
Northern Delights Inuit Herbal Tea is produced by the Avataq Cultural Institute, an Inuit owned non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and advancement of the language, culture and identity of the Inuit of Nunavik. Share Inuit tradition with a beautiful cup of relaxing tea!
Choose from the following blends:
Labrador Tea (Mamaittuqutik)
The perfect blend for relaxation, rejuvenation and contemplation. This plant is rich in vitamin C and was traditionally used by the Inuit to treat respiratory difficulties, skin infections, bleeding, pain and to aid in childbirth.
Ingredients: Bearberry leaves, peppermint leaves, Labrador tea leaves (Mamaittuqutik), licorice root, eucalyptus leaves, bitter fennel seeds, coltsfoot leaves, ginger root.
Arctic Blend (Ukiurtatuq)
This blend produces a golden colour with a reviving taste. An excellent choice for a cold Fall evening.
Ingredients: Small Labrador tea (tiirluapik), echinacea purpurea herb, marshmallow root, peppermint leaves, elder flowers, chamomile flowers, cinnamon bark, ginger root, cloves, coltsfoot leaves.
This tea is deeply satisfying with its rich violet hue, refreshingly crisp taste and playful fruity notes. It is a comforting tea that was traditionally used to treat hypothermia.
Ingredients: Hibiscus flowers, lemongrass herb, birch leaves, crowberry leaves, natural flavours, juniper berries, citric acid, cinnamon bark, red poppy flowers, star anise, licorice root, cloves.
- All profit generated from the sales of Inuit herbal tea goes back to assisting Avataq in operating cultural programs while also involving and giving opportunities to Inuit communities.
- Respects fair trade and equity principles.
- Each box contains 20 individually wrapped tea bags.