A naturally earthy, caffeine free full bodied tea that comes from the bright green needled shrubs in South Africa, where this tea is much loved and drank in nearly every home.
Rooibos is known to have antioxidant properties and is rich with a sweet orange and light clove character.
Rooibos is usually grown in a small area in the region of the Western Cape province of South Africa. Generally, the leaves are oxidised. This process produces the distinctive reddish-brown colour of rooibos and enhances the flavour.