Green Tea

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  1. skinnyone0

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    Hi all hope everyone is enjoying the sunshine, just a quicky can you have green tea? my son just introduced me to it today and it is lovely so much nicer than black tea and no need for a sweetner.
     
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    YES, its allowed and perfect. I drink loads of it. Twinnings is my favourite but lots of other makes around.
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    I've not tried green tea, tend to go for peppermint. Is it nice? Think I'll give it a try! X

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    Yeah green tea is enjoyable but I always think it takes a bit of getting used to if I haven't had it for a while.

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    As bf says yes greentea is allowed. Personally I go for peppermint (also allowed) and if you fancy combining the two then jacksons do green tea with peppermint!

    Just as an fyi green tea has around 1/2 the caffeine in of black tea and is high in oxidants so is far healthier. Not everyone's cup of tea though!! (couldn't resist!)

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    Think I will give that one a try .... what about fruit teas are they allowed? x
     
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    Best avoided - may contain citric acid which can knock some people out of ketosis. The Exante web site says nothing except water, green tea, coffee and black tea without milk.
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    Boooooooooooooo thanks for letting me know x
     
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    Green tea with citrus is delicious and I'm not usually a fan of anything except 'proper' tea with milk, good and strong!!
     
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    What's citrus? I thought lemon etc can knock you out of ketosis?
    Green tea is a diuretic too - it makes you wee a lot. I love the taste now,
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    Tis ok, a bit of lemon juice is allowed on AAM week and what's in a green tea teabag is definately not enough to knock you out of ketosis....(not even sure it's real lemon juice tbh :))
     
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