This colonial remedy is a delicious treat! Peppermint tea may help to ease digestive upsets and tension headaches, as well as to increase alertness. Peppermint was brought to America from Europe.Oliver Pluff & Company makes a wonderful assortment of early American teas. This canister includes 20 tea bags. Steep 1 bag of tea in a cup of 195 degree water for five minutes, then enjoy!