Nékwentsut Rose+Nettle+Mint Tea by Sḵwálwen Botanicals
NÉKWENTSUT (neck-went-suit) translates to 'warm oneself' in the Squamish language.
A delicious tea perfect for all seasons, the NÉKWENTSUT tea from Sḵwálwen Botanicals features a soothing blend of nettle, mint and rosehip. Nettle has been used traditionally in Squamish culture for its natural benefits to the body whilst Rosehips are packed full of vitamin C. Mint offers a soothing quality while supporting digestion.
Sḵwálwen Botanicals is an Indigenous Owned and Operated Company founded by ethnobotanist Styawat (Leigh Joseph). Sḵwálwen (skwall-a-win) translates to “heart” or “essence of being” in the Squamish language. This name was chosen to represent the inspiration behind the business: building connections to the land through working with plants in a way that feeds one’s heart and spirit. Their Indigenous skincare line incorporates respectfully harvested botanicals, organic oils, nourishing plant-derived butters and steam distilled essential oils. Their products are handmade in small batches on the Unceded Ancestral and Traditional Territories of the Skwxẃu7mesh (Squamish) First Nation.
Ingredients: Rosa sp. (Rosehip), Wild Crafted Urtica Dioica (Nettle) leaves, Mentha Arvensis leaves.
Instructions: Steep 1 heaping teaspoon in hot water for 10 minutes and enjoy.
Each packet of tea comes with a rose gold clip to keep your compostable bag sealed and tea fresh. It also comes beautifully wrapped with a Squamish language cards.
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