The Herb of Zeus
The intense and characteristic aroma of Cretan Sage embraces the senses from the moment the package is opened. The herb has been used since ancient times as a “super-medicine” and was considered a sacred herb dedicated to Zeus.
Different Sage species have been used all around the world for thousands of years, and in the medieval era, it was cultivated by monks in monastery gardens.
Its velvety hair leaves once dried make a tasteful tea that can offer you a stimulant effect.
Emphasis on quality
Cretan Sage tea is a beverage you will love once you taste it and it does not contain caffeine, making it an ideal choice for every hour of the day. Available in packages of 35gr and 9 gr, this double package offers absolute protection. The loose leaves are sealed in a certified food bag with a zip, which you can easily close to keep your tea fresh and its distinctive aroma intact. Our packages prevent sunlight and air from disrupting the product, so you are able to enjoy a fresh cup of sage tea every time!
Our family is very proud we are able to produce and offer you this amazing beverage. Organically and responsibly harvested, you can be sure that your tea is sustainably sourced. We do our best to keep producing this herb and preserve its values for years to come.
Isn’t it fascinating to enjoy a beverage that Greeks and even Minoans used to drink?
We are very pleased of being able to offer you one of the best-known and most important medicinal aromatic herbs that grow in the mountains of Crete. An amazing and tasteful tea known to us since ancient times!
Cretan Sage’s medicinal properties are well known since antiquity. The herb was used to treat:
- digestive disorders,
- inflammations and infections of the mouth and throat
- mucosal inflammations and infections
Sage also possesses diuretic attributes while it soothes excessive sweating.
It can soothe your headaches and can be used as a tranquilizer.
Recent studies suggest that sage helps to prevent and cure illnesses such as
- heart disease,
- and even cancer.
Tip: a hot beverage with a tablespoon of honey can treat your cough or the common cold!
Although it is not a medicine, and should not be treated like one, this amazing herb has a lot to offer to your body and well-being.