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Balsam Pear (or Bitter Melon), otherwise known as Ku Gua, Gohyah, or it’s the more literal name-- Bitter Melon tea, is made from dried slices of bitter melon. Its light bitter taste is rather relaxing and pleasant.
Balsam Pear tea does not contain any caffeine and is very beneficial to the body. As a traditional Asian remedy, it is consumed to help detoxify and cool the body and has been known to potentially reduce cholesterol and blood pressure levels.