Flavored Green Tea

 
Updated: Feb. 16, 2016 

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About Flavored Green Tea | Varieties of Flavored Green Tea | Best (Top-Rated) Flavored Green Tea

About Flavored Green Tea

Photo of Leaf of Citron Green from Adagio Teas by A Girl With Tea, © A Girl With Tea, CC BY 2.0
Flavored green tea is green tea that has been flavored with various ingredients. On RateTea, we list flavored green teas separately from pure green teas, which are listed in their own category.

Because of the distinct qualities of green tea, green teas are typically mixed with different flavorings from those used in black tea. Some flavorings, such as lemon or mint, are common with both types of tea. More recently, green Earl Grey has also become more popular.

Common traditional flavorings for green tea include fruit, toasted rice (genmaicha), flower petals (rose or jasmine), or ginseng.

High-quality flavored green teas typically include flavorings that are well-chosen to blend or harmonize with the characteristics of a carefully chosen base tea. Both Chinese and Japanese-style teas can be used as a base. Because of the tremendous diversity in the different styles of green tea, different teas blend best with different flavorings and ingredients.

When buying loose-leaf flavored green tea, we recommend looking at the different offerings that a company has, and seeing if they all use the same base tea. Companies with lower-quality teas will often use a single base tea and flavor it with different extracts. Companies can also use flavorings to mask lower-quality tea and thus generate a higher profit margin. We recommend seeking out blends where the flavorings are balanced with, rather than overpowering, the base tea.

Varieties, Kinds, or Types of Flavored Green Tea

Best Flavored Green Tea

The notion of the "best" Flavored Green Tea is subjective, because different people have different tastes. We present the most often-rated and highest-rated teas in this category, and allow you to draw your own conclusions.

Most Often-Rated Teas

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Brand:Tazo Tea
Style:Flavored Green Tea
Region:?????
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Sachet
26
12 Ratings
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Green Ginger

Brand:Tazo Tea
Style:Flavored Green Tea
Region:China
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
24
7 Ratings
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Green Tea Tropical

Brand:Mighty Leaf Tea
Style:Flavored Green Tea
Region:Blend
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Sachet
75
5 Ratings
Picture of Peach Jasmine Dragon Pearl Green Tea

Peach Jasmine Dragon Pearl Green Tea

Brand:TeaVivre
Style:Fruit Green Tea
Region:Fujian, China
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Loose
56
4 Ratings
Picture of Tropical Goji Green

Tropical Goji Green

Brand:Two Leaves Tea
Style:Fruit Green Tea
Region:Blend
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Sachet
74
4 Ratings

Top-Rated Teas

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Citron Green

Brand:Adagio Teas
Style:Fruit Green Tea
Region:China
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Loose
95
3 Ratings
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Jade Citrus Mint

Brand:Teavana
Style:Flavored Green Tea
Region:Blend
Caffeine:Caffeine Free
Leaf:Loose
94
3 Ratings
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Genmai Cha

Brand:Adagio Teas
Style:Genmaicha
Region:Japan
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Loose
84
3 Ratings
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Green Tea Tropical

Brand:Mighty Leaf Tea
Style:Flavored Green Tea
Region:Blend
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Sachet
75
5 Ratings
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Green Tea with Peach

Brand:Bigelow Tea
Style:Fruit Green Tea
Region:?????
Caffeine:Caffeinated
Leaf:Teabag
74
3 Ratings

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