Organic Licorice Root Tea

USDA Organic Tea
Licorice is one of the most popular flavors in candy and beverages around the world. Unadulterated Buddha Teas Licorice Root Tea does not disappoint.

Buy 1 Box

List Price: $8.99

Your Price: $6.99

You Save: $2.00

.39¢ per cup.

Buy 3 Boxes

List Price: $26.97

Your Price: $17.82

You Save: $9.15(34%)

33¢ per cup.

Buy 6 Boxes

List Price: $53.94

Your Price: $33.24

You Save: $20.70(38%)

31¢ per cup.

Receive an additional 5% off your entire purchase!

Use Coupon: "TODAY" at Checkout.

Availability: Out of stock

Licorice Root Tea

Steeping Instructions

Fresh water is essential for brewing a proper cup of tea.

  • Use 1 teabag per cup of boiling water.
  • Cover and steep for 3 to 6 minutes
  • Remove tea bag and enjoy!

Free Shipping on orders over $50.

*On orders placed in the United States. Learn More

Satisfaction Guaranteed

100% Money Back and Satisfaction Guarantee. NO questions asked!

In the Know

Many people may not realize that licorice is not candy. True licorice root is not black, not red, and isn’t consumed at the movie theater. For our purposes here, let’s just toss out the notion that licorice is candy at all, because it’s really not.

What Exactly is Licorice Root?

The licorice plant is a herbaceous perennial legume. Native to southern Europe and parts of Asia, though its flavor profile mimics anise, star anise, and fennel, they are not botanically related. Licorice plant flowers are long and beautiful, boasting a purple to pale whitish blue tone.

Health Benefits of Licorice Root Tea

Though excessive consumption of licorice can cause complications for some people, as an herbal remedy for periodic treatment of various issues, its use is ancient and widespread.

How to Brew Licorice Root Tea

Make sure the water is hot enough to extract the full flavor and benefits; a good boil is recommended. However, Buddha Teas Licorice Root Tea need not steep a super long time; you’ll get great flavor after only a few minutes. The color should resemble light amber. (No, it’s not black!) To help offset the intensity of this tea, try pairing (sample ideas below).

What Does Buddha Teas Licorice Root Tea Taste Like?

Licorice Root Tea has its own, quite unique flavor. The tongue will distinguish a sweet sensation that lingers long after you sip. However, sweet may not be the most accurate way to describe this delightful, grounding tea. Somewhat tangy, decidedly rich, or thick feeling, there is no mistaking the distinctive taste of Buddha Teas Licorice Root Tea. For added benefits, as well as additional flavor experiences, try pairing with Sencha Green Tea, Sarsaparilla Root Tea, or Chamomile Flower Tea.


Because the chemical makeup of Licorice Root Tea includes glycyrrhizinic acid, which can decrease blood potassium, those concerned about high blood pressure, body fluid issues, or other health concerns should limit their intake. When in doubt, please check with your health care practitioner prior to enjoying this tea.

Where to Buy Licorice Root Tea?

While licorice root may be a common ingredient in many tea blends, finding a pure licorice root tea is a much more difficult task. Buddha Teas offers a wide selection of pure, organic herbal teas like licorice root, all packaged in bleach-free tea bags. Purchase some today to take advantage of our coupon codes and buy in bulk to save even more. Licorice Root Tea is a great addition to any herbal tea collection. If you’re still new to herbal teas and you enjoy the taste of licorice, this may be the perfect tea for you to try.

Why choose Buddha Teas?

Buddha Teas Logo

What sets us apart from other tea companies? We start with a philosophy of living in harmony with nature, not using it for profit. Buddha Teas uses only fresh, pure organic or sustainably wild harvested ingredients and maintains their natural purity in every tea we sell. We have also created the "Teas for Trees" campaign, planting 5000 trees a year to offset the paper use in our tea bags. Each of our tea bags is bleach-free to eliminate the risk of chemicals, and our boxes are made from 100% recycled material. When you buy Buddha Teas, you'll enjoy the fresh, full flavor of a truly natural tea in every sip.

Learn About Our "Tea For Trees" Campaign

Trees For Us

Buddha Teas is always looking for ways we can give back to our world. Our Tea for Trees campaign is designed to restore one of our most important resources and offset the use of paper in our products. We’ve partnered with the National Forest Foundation’s “Trees for US” program to plant thousands of trees every year. Every box you purchase helps us to support this cause. Read more about it here.

Items 1 to 10 of 32 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

Review Title: Simply Sweet ~

Review by Monicaon November 27, 2018
I'm a big fan of licorice root tea, but this one is especially simple ... good to mix with more savory teas, and delicious on its own.

Review Title: Delicious and Healthy

Review by HBon November 19, 2018
The price on the 3 pack is really good--I can't find organic licorice tea for less $ anywhere else, including Amazon. The flavor is great and I find that I can reuse each tea bag 2x and still get a lot of flavor out of the second cup. I enjoy this daily and am looking forward to reordering from Buddha Teas directly! Shipping was faster than expected too.

Review Title: Awesome Tea

Review by Arash on October 19, 2018
Awesome Tea...Take my words for it. This company are legit and have best teas out there, I'm a Tea freak and I purchased over 9 boxes (different type of teas) they all are great. Licorice Root Tea has a great taste and I use it for my low back pain/ sciatica and shoulder pain. Cheers

Review Title: unique and delightful taste

Review by Lauraon October 8, 2018
I tried this for the first time as an experiment because I have always loved licorice flavor and found it's even better than I thought. I really nice tea! Thank you

Review Title: Love!

Review by Melissaon June 4, 2018
Love this tea so flavorful and smooth. I’m a big tea drinker and this one is great! I will be ordering more. ❤️❤️❤️ Beautiful box great email notification and receipt. Easy to order and delicious to drink.

Review Title: The Best

Review by Phyllison May 30, 2018
This and all teas I have ordered from Buddha are always the best teas i have had I have tried several varieties and so far licorice root tea is my favorite

Review Title: Licorice Root Tea and Nothing Else

Review by Finaon May 22, 2017
The quality of the tea, such as the antioxidant content and no added preservatives, makes this tea superb. The taste is authentic as well as fresh. As such, sugar is not needed.

Review Title: Enjoy

Review by Kellyon May 11, 2017
So very happy I got this, love the flavor, not to sweet, and caffeine free! I have and will enjoy many more cups of this delicious tea.

Review Title: DELICIOUS!

Review by Kimberlyon April 3, 2017
Absolutely the best Licorice Root Tea I have ever tried! Love the way this tea smells and tastes warms me up everyday. I look forward to my 2 cups everyday at work!

Review Title: Surprise!!

Review by Annon March 8, 2017
I purchased this tea from a recommendation that it would help with a sweetness craving.
I was so surprised when I drank this tea. I took a sip and swallowed and it left a sweet taste in my mouth. I love this tea and will definitely purchase again.

Write A Review About Licorice Root Tea

Licorice Root Tea

Write a review of this product to share your opinions with others.