Cat's Claw Tea

£5.25

SKU: 20556
  • Blend of Cat’s Claw (Uncaria tomentosa) with orange fruit, cinnamon, ginger and cardamom
  • Naturally warming
  • Unbleached paper teabags

* Packaging may vary.

Cat’s Claw (Uncaria tomentosa), or Uña de Gato, is a climbing vine from the Peruvian Amazon. It gains its name from the barbed ‘claws’ with which it climbs the rainforest canopy. Cat’s Claw has been used by the Ashaninka people of Peru for at least 2,000 years. Rio Amazon Cat’s Claw tea bags contain added Cinnamon, Ginger, Cardamon and Orange fruit, giving the tea a pleasant, warming taste.

Teabags: Shredded Cat’s Claw bark (Uncaria tomentosa)(43%), Orange fruit (31%), Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) (12%), Ginger (7%), Cardamom (7%).

Loose Tea: Shredded Cat’s Claw (Uncaria tomentosa) bark.

Teabags: Infuse one teabag in freshly boiled water. Leave for 3-5 minutes before drinking.

Loose Tea: Put 3 heaped teaspoons (5g) of Cat's Claw into a saucepan with 3 cups (600ml) of cold water. Bring to the boil and simmer for 10 minutes. Strain and serve. Add sugar or honey as desired. Drink 3 cups per day, or as recommended by your health practitioner.

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.

The Rio Amazon Tea Range brings you a selection of unique, high-quality botanicals in plastic free teabags. Our teas are also available as loose teas or in powder form.

Cat’s Claw (Uncaria tomentosa), or Uña de Gato, is a climbing vine from the Peruvian Amazon. It gains its name from the barbed ‘claws’ with which it climbs the rainforest canopy. Cat’s Claw has been used by the Ashaninka people of Peru for at least 2,000 years. Rio Amazon Cat’s Claw tea bags contain added Cinnamon, Ginger, Cardamon and Orange fruit, giving the tea a pleasant, warming taste.

Teabags: Shredded Cat’s Claw bark (Uncaria tomentosa)(43%), Orange fruit (31%), Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) (12%), Ginger (7%), Cardamom (7%).

Loose Tea: Shredded Cat’s Claw (Uncaria tomentosa) bark.

Teabags: Infuse one teabag in freshly boiled water. Leave for 3-5 minutes before drinking.

Loose Tea: Put 3 heaped teaspoons (5g) of Cat's Claw into a saucepan with 3 cups (600ml) of cold water. Bring to the boil and simmer for 10 minutes. Strain and serve. Add sugar or honey as desired. Drink 3 cups per day, or as recommended by your health practitioner.

Suitable for vegetarians and vegans.

The Rio Amazon Tea Range brings you a selection of unique, high-quality botanicals in plastic free teabags. Our teas are also available as loose teas or in powder form.

Good if you're feeling...

Stiff and achy.

How it tastes

Cat’s Claw is a bitter herb, which is why Rio Trading Cat’s Claw tea bags contain added Cinnamon, Ginger, Cardamon and Orange peel, giving the tea a pleasant, warming taste. The loose tea contains no added ingredients, but spices can be added.