Pata de Vaca Tea

£8.39

SKU: 21650
  • Unbleached paper teabags
  • Ideal for consumption after meals

* Packaging may vary.

Pata de Vaca, also known as Brazilian orchid tree, is a species of flowering tree in the pea family rich in phytochemicals. Rio Amazon Pata de Vaca tea is ideal for consumption after meals.

Pata de Vaca (translated as ‘cow’s foot’) is a small tree native to the tropical rainforests of Peru, Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Asia. It grows to heights of around 5-10m and produces 7-10cm long leaves that are shaped like a cow’s foot. It is these leaves which are prepared to make an infusion or leaf tea.

In South America, Pata de Vaca is normally consumed as tea after each meal. Modern Brazilians continue to use Pata de Vaca.

Shredded leaves of Pata de Vaca (Bauhinia forficata)

Infuse 1 teabag in freshly boiled water. Leave for 2 - 5 minutes. Drink and enjoy.

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.

Pata de Vaca, also known as Brazilian orchid tree, is a species of flowering tree in the pea family rich in phytochemicals. Rio Amazon Pata de Vaca tea is ideal for consumption after meals.

Pata de Vaca (translated as ‘cow’s foot’) is a small tree native to the tropical rainforests of Peru, Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Asia. It grows to heights of around 5-10m and produces 7-10cm long leaves that are shaped like a cow’s foot. It is these leaves which are prepared to make an infusion or leaf tea.

In South America, Pata de Vaca is normally consumed as tea after each meal. Modern Brazilians continue to use Pata de Vaca.

Shredded leaves of Pata de Vaca (Bauhinia forficata)

Infuse 1 teabag in freshly boiled water. Leave for 2 - 5 minutes. Drink and enjoy.

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...

A bit unbalanced.

How it tastes

Fragrant.