5 Best Green Tea Bags For When You’re In a Hurry

We all love creating the perfect cup of green tea, letting the leaves steep and steam into our cup and blend into a soft, delicious drink. Yet there isn’t always time to brew a careful cup of tea, and the process becomes more about speed. Don’t be afraid to turn to teabags — although they may seem like a shortcut that hinders the taste of your tea, there are fantastic options available. We’ve rounded up the best bags you can buy when you need to brew a quicker cup.

1. Harney and Sons Tropical Green Tea Bags

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Tropical green tea bags by Harney & Sons.

Green tea is a flavor often sipped in its traditional form, free of any tweaks or twists to its flavor. Yet these teabags are a five-star variety, according to tea lovers. Each teabag carries a hand-blended mix of green tea and sweet, subtle pineapple. A unique and delightful twist on green tea, these are a fantastic option for tea drinkers in a hurry or on the go. Its sweet flavoring is mild in nature, and the bags can be used to brew hot or cold tea.

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2. Celestial Seasonings Herbal Tea Bags

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Green tea bags by Celestial Seasonings.

Varieties of Celestial Seasonings tea can be found in grocery stores everywhere, making it easy to find green tea wherever you go. Their Green Tea Antioxidant variety is a hit with tea drinkers, too, thanks to its ben of all-natural herbs and flavors, free of any artificial additives. With light undertones of peach, tea drinkers rave about the flavor hidden in each of these teabags. Relaxing, calming, and caffeine-free, this is a stellar option for those who need a quick yet delicious green tea.

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3. Numi Organic Tea Green Rooibos Herbal Teabags

Numi Organic Green Rooibos Tea

Certified organic and 100 percent natural, the Numi Organic Green Tea Rooibos teabags are a healthy herbal option — and customers rave about their quality. Affordably priced, these green teabags offer a light, woody taste that features wild honeybush to increase the antioxidants in each cup. Steep a bag, and you’ll find the smooth, silky green tea taste you love in your usual brew. Some even state that it’s equal to, and perhaps even better than, pricier loose-leaf green tea blends.

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4. Mighty Leaf Tea Marrakesh Mint Green Tea

Mighty Leaf Tea company's marrakesh mint.

With this variety of teabags, you don’t have to sacrifice your love of loose-leaf tea — Mighty Leaf teabags are whole leaf pouches, not ground and powdered like so many other varieties. Each silken pouch is filled with China Gunpowder green tea, blended with slightly zingy and refreshing mint. Tea drinkers love its flavorful combination, and note that even over-steeping these teabags doesn’t ruin your beverage. Made from high-quality ingredients and wrapped in above-average bags, this a tea that brings you happiness wherever you sip it.

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5. Totally Light Tea 2 Go Green Tea

A box of green tea bags by 4C.

If you’re looking for a green tea that’s easy to brew while you’re busy, this is the variety you need. Wonderfully flavored with a light, gentle taste, Totally Light’s green tea requires nothing more than water and one single-serve tea packet. Drop the powdered tea blend into your water, mix, and you can sip it anywhere. It’s a quality tea that’s easier than any other to brew.


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