What Does It Taste Like?
One of the sweetest Rooibos teas you're ever likely to taste. This is a very creamy, delicate flavour. The distinctive Rooibos flavour is complimented perfectly by the light, smooth undertones of the vanilla.
What Does It Smell Like?
Really sweet. Really fresh and creamy. If you've got a sweet tooth, you'll adore this. You'll probably wish your whole house smelled as sweet and warm as this
What Does It Look Like?
A deep red coloured brew, it looks as good as it tastes.
There's no caffeine anywhere near this tea. You can drink it any time of day to relax - and even to settle down to sleep.
Where Does It Come From?
Cederberg, South Africa
What's It For?
This is the perfect tea for relaxing and getting ready for sleep. Rooibos is packed with nutrients, so it's also great for workout recovery.
What Are the Health Benefits?
Rooibos is a hugely popular health tea primarily because it has such a high mineral content. The fact that it is also caffeine-free means there’s no trade-off to drinking Rooibos. It’s pretty much a superfood!
Rooibos can help with:
The Effects of Ageing - Can help to protect the body against free radicals.
Cancer-Prevention - Protection against free radicals also means a lower-risk of cancer. Some studies also suggest a reduced number of pre-cancerous cells.
Stronger Teeth and Bones - Rooibos is an excellent source of minerals, including magnesium for the nerves, and calcium and manganese for teeth and bones.
Faster Metabolism - A high concentration of iron, potassium and copper means an increased metabolic function.
Improved heart health and circulation—Lower cholesterol and lower blood pressure means a lower risk of heart defects.
Improved skin health—Rooibos contains Vitamin C, Zinc and Alpha-Hydroxy acid, known to promote clear skin.
Promotes restful sleep—The lack of caffeine and high mineral content means Rooibos can help to calm the body and nervous system, meaning a more restful sleep.
It's Also Known As:
Vanilla Tea, Red Brush, Red Bush, Roobush, Roobos.
What is Rooibos Tea?
Rooibos Tea comes from the leaves of the plant Aspalathus Lineraris. The plant is grown in Southern Africa, where it has been a staple drink for hundreds of years. Rooibos has many health benefits, and is caffeine-free, leading to a growing popularity in the Western world.