IN-DEPTH - Lemonkind's Tea Lattes Premium Ingredients
The ingredients in our Tea Lattes are all Vegan, Gluten-Free, and Non-GMO. Additionally, all of our bubble teas contain 100% whole-grain and are certified by the Whole Grains Council.
Studies show that people who eat whole grains regularly have a lower risk of obesity, as measured by their body mass index and waist-to-hip ratios. They also have lower cholesterol levels.
Organic Whole-Grain Rice Dairy Alternative. Made from 100% whole grain, this creamy vegan alternative to dairy is produced from all-natural non-gmo brown rice. It contains protein, oils, vitamins, fiber, and complex carbohydrates and is naturally low in fat and cholesterol free.
Organic Pea Protein. Naturally extracted from organic peas, this low glycemic vegan protein helps produce satiety, essential for weight management and muscle building. Because it is lectin-free, very low in phytates and contains nothing artificial, it is ideal for those with digestive issues.
Organic Maitake Mushrooms. “Maitake” means dancing mushroom in Japanese. This mushroom is a type of adaptogen as it assists the body in fighting against any type of mental or physical difficulty. They also work to regulate systems of the body that have become unbalanced.
Organic Ashitaba. Also known as Angelica keiski, is a plant found to contain a class of physiologically active flavonoids known as chalcones, that have shown anti-obesity and anti-diabetes effects. The ashitaba extract in our Tea Lattes is a clinically tested proprietary ingredient that has shown to reduce belly fat.
Organic Acacia Fiber. Helps increase the feeling of satiety, preventing cravings in between meals. It is also made up of prebiotics (type of dietary fiber that feeds friendly bacteria), therefore providing benefits for gut health and digestion.
Organic Maca Extract. This plant-based adaptogen is vital to fighting day-to-day stress and enabling health and well-being. It supports energy and vitality and may help gain muscle, increase strength, boost energy and improve exercise performance.
Organic Stevia. This green leafy plant original of South America is a natural, calorie-free sweetener that is up to 450 times sweeter than sugar. It is safe for diabetics and since it reduces bacterial formation in the mouth, it may help prevent tooth decay.
Allulose. Diabetic friendly low-calorie sweetener that quickly gets excreted through urine and cannot penetrate the blood-brain barrier. Usually made from jackfruit, raisins and figs, it elicits no glycemic response and studies indicate a potential inhibition of fat synthesis.
Organic Astragalus. It has been used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine in combination with other herbs, such as ginseng, dong quai, and licorice. It can help reduce mental stress and aid with sleep issues. Astragalus has also shown to improve skin’s elasticity.
Organic Rose Hips. We use this organic rosehip powder in our adaptogen blend for it's vitamin C properties! For mushrooms to be fully absorbed, vitamin C is needed. Rosehip offers this boost without any change in flavor.
Organic Maqui Berry. This “superfruit” is rich in anthocyanins, have an antioxidant activity. Several health benefits have been demonstrated in blood glucose lowering effects, in increasing tear fluid production or in anti-oxidative effects in general.
Organic Dandelion. It contains inulin, carotenoids (lutein), fatty acids (myristic acid), minerals, choline vitamins, mucilage, and pectin. Besides its use as a coffee substitute and flavor enhancer in drinks, the leaf extracts are known to be effective against obesity.
Banana Freeze Dried Powder. Bananas are loaded with potassium and fiber, both prebiotic (soluble and insoluble), known to aid in gut health. Studies have shown that potassium intake, is associated with lower body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference.
Organic Pure Vanilla Powder. With over 200 antioxidants vanilla can help fight free radical activity in the body. It is a natural antibacterial which can help with skin health and acne prevention. Some studies have shown it possesses appetite-suppressing qualities.
Organic Turmeric + Milk Thistle Complex. Milk thistle extract plus turmeric is formulated to support optimal liver health. The liver plays an important role in digestion, detoxification, blood sugar regulation and fat metabolism. Turmeric complements milk thistle by supporting healthy bile flow which serves as a liver cleanser.
Organic Nutmeg. Nutmeg has a calming effect when consumed in small doses, promoting healthy sleep. According to research, nutmeg can help to detoxify the body and promote skin health.
Organic Ceylon Raw Cinnamon. The oils found in Ceylon cinnamon are thought to reduce spasms, reduce gas, stimulate the appetite, and fight bacteria and fungi.
Organic Japanese Matcha. Matcha green tea is packed with antioxidants including the powerful EGCG, is rich in fiber, chlorophyll and vitamins. It may help aid in fat-burning and digestion by boosting metabolism and burning calories and may help with detoxification - effectively and naturally.
Organic Moringa Powder. Exceptionally rich in vitamins A and C. moringa contains quercetin, a powerful antioxidant. Loaded with nutrients, it contains all 9 essential amino acids that support the immune system, the detoxification of the body, and promote radiant skin.
Organic Oolong Tea. Studies indicate that the polyphenols in oolong tea, possess prebiotic-like activitywith potential therapeutic utility. Oolong tea promotes healthy skin, teeth and bones. Due to small amounts of caffeine, it may help improve mental acuity.
Organic Cocoa Powder. One of the most nutritionally complex foods on the planet, Cacao is an excellent source of minerals, including magnesium-a vital mineral that is required for all cellular function. Cocoa powder is abundant in flavanols thought to improve nitric oxide levels in the blood.
Organic 100% Arabica Coffee. The caffeine in arabica coffee can help you burn fat and boost your metabolic rate. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics praises black coffee for its potential anti-inflammatory effects, thanks to antioxidants in the beans.
Organic Yerba Mate . Yerba Mate is thermogenic meaning that it actually induces the body to burn calories. It provides minerals, amino acids, and B vitamins to support a healthy lifestyle. It can boost energy, physical performance, and improve mental focus.
Grass Jelly. Leaves of grass jelly have alkaloid compounds that contain considerable amounts of vitamin B and C. Moreover, the fiber content in grass jelly helps clean your digestive tract, thereby alleviating stomach pain from heartburn and constipation.
Modified Resistant Tapioca Starch. This starch feeds the friendly bacteria in your intestine improving the function of your digestive system and increasing the production of short-chain fatty acids. It may improve insulin sensitivity, lower blood sugar levels, and reduced appetite.
Calcium hydroxide. Also known as pickling lime it helps our boba keep their shape. It is a natural inorganic compound found in nature and frequently used in the pickling process to cure and crisp cucumbers and as a common ingredient in antacids.