Friday, January 22, 2016

Former #Karnataka #Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde at a #herbal tea launch event in #Bengaluru

Areca Nut based herbal tea is a brain child of young pharmacy graduate Mr. Nivedan Nempe. Arena Nut tea is marketed in the form of ready to use Tea bags which consist of processed Areca granules along with secrete Ayurvedic herbs.  Areca tea is sweet to taste even without sugar as areca gives natural sweetening. Areca tea has got natural aroma of areca as well as flavor of areca. As areca nut contains tannin, polyphenol, fatty acids and mineral contents it has several health advantages compared to traditional tea powders.Presently in Karnataka alone more than 6 lakh farmers’ families are depending upon areca nut. This Areca Nut based herbal tea was selected for the Make In India Excellence Award by the All Indian Technical Management Council (AITMC) as the innovative product of the year 2014-15 and was approved by the The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI).