Organic Rooibos Loose Leaf Tea
A native herb of South Africa that’s packed with powerful antioxidants. It is made using leaves from a shrub called Aspalathus Linearis. It’s usually grown on the western coast of South Africa. Our Organic Rooibos tea is sourced from a Fairtrade plantation surrounded by the craggy peaks of the Cederburg Mountains in the Western Cape.
Rooibos tea is also known as red tea or red bush tea. Rooibos is a delicious, caffeine-free way to upgrade your tea habit. Rooibos tea can Boast 50 percent more antioxidants than green tea. Also rooibos tea touts more benefits than green and black teas.
Its flavour is sweet and slightly nutty with malty characteristics and it brews up into a mellow, caffeine-free infusion. It’s a flavourful, caffeine-free alternative to black and green tea. Rooibos is an herbal tea and is not related to green or black tea. Rooibos is a broom-like member of the legume family of plants. That also includes peas, beans, peanuts, and alfalfa in the legume family.
Traditional Rooibos is created by fermenting the leaves, which turns them a red-brown colour. Commonly prepared in the same manner as black tea, and milk and sugar can be added to your taste. Other methods include a slice of lemon and using honey instead of sugar to sweeten.
Rooibos tea is gaining popularity as a delicious and healthy beverage.
Health Benefits of Drinking Rooibos Tea:
- Reducing Hunger
- Boosts antioxidant levels in the body
- Improves blood pressure and circulation
- Boosts good HDL cholesterol and lowers the bad stuff, too
- Keeps hair strong and skin healthy
- Aids in Weight loss
- Improving Heart Health
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Ingredients: Organic Red Rooibos
Place Of Origin: South Africa
Store in Cool, Dark and Dry place