The Botanical Secret

Botanical complexity is at the heart of everything we do (the clue is in our name).  We relish the challenge of incorporating these powerful and interesting ingredients into drinks that will excite your taste buds. Here we share some of our favourite botanical ingredients - the history, origin and traditional uses and give you an insight into the very special plants that we put at the centre of our drink creations.

Siberian Ginseng
Eleutherococcus Senticosus
Siberian ginseng
East Asia, North Asia
Flavour
Bitter, dried cherry, tobacco notes
Function
Adaptogenic.
Immunity
Strength
Mental alertness
Find me in
TONIC 1
INVIGORATE
Ashwagandha
Withania Somnifera
Ashwagandha
South Asia
Flavour
Earthy, bitter
Function
Adaptogenic
Rejuvenating
Endocrine and immune support
Find me in
TONIC 2
FORTIFY
Raw cacao
Theobroma Cacao
Raw Cacao
Central and South America,
Flavour
Bitter, astringent
Function
Mood enhancin
High antioxidant
Iron and magnesium rich.
Find me in
PLANTMILK 2
Ume Plum
Prunus Mume
Ume Plum
East Asia
Flavour
Sour, salty, astringent
Function
Fatigue fighting, Anti-bacterial, Toxin eliminating, Digestive Aid
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KOLA+
Yerba mate
Ilex Paraguariensis
Yerba Mate
South America
Flavour
Herbal, grassy, toasty
Function
Mood enhancing
Increases mental energy and focus
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PLANTMILK 2
Sea Buckthorn
Hippophae Rhamnoides
Sea Buckthorn
China, Eastern Europe
Flavour
Sour; fruity (passion fruit, pineapple)
Function
Abundant in vitamin C
Essential Fatty and Amino acids
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TONIC 1
Rhodiola Rosea
Lignum Rhodium
Rhodiola rosea
Europe
Flavour
Astringent, earthy, floral, rose
Function
Adaptogenic
Strengthens nervous and immune systems
Find me in
TONIC 3
VITALISE
Schisandra Chinensis
Wu wei zi
Schisandra chinesis
North Asia
Flavour
Sweet, sour, Salty, Astringent, bitter
Function
Adaptogenic
Liver support
Beauty tonic
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SHINE
VITALISE
Panax Ginseng
Panax Ginseng
Panax ginseng
East and North Asia
Flavour
Liquorice, bitter, earthy
Function
Adaptogenic
Revitalising
Immune boosting
Find me in
BOTANIC 2
INVIGORATE
Turmeric
Curcuma Longa
Turmeric root
Asia
Flavour
Earthy, aromatic, spicy
Function
Anti inflammatory
High anti-oxidant
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TONIC 2
FORTIFY
Kola Nut
Kola Nitida
Kola nut
West Africa
Flavour
Astringent, bitter sweet, rose
Function
Natural caffeine
Brain clearing
Fatigue fighting
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KOLA+
Burdock root
Arctium lappa
Burdock root
Europe, Asia, Africa
Flavour
Sweet, earthy, nutty
Function
Blood purifying
Toxin elimination
Liver support
Find me in
BOTANIC 3