Rooibos Standard Cut, Organic

Aspalathus linearis


Origin: South Africa

Rooibos, pronounced "ROY-BOSS" is native to Cape Town, South Africa. It is a perennial shrub of the fyrbos kingdom. The leaves are used to make a tisane (herbal beverage) that is naturally caffeine-free. Delicious hot or cold, it is commonly enjoyed in South Africa as a hot beverage with milk and sweetened with honey or sugar.

Commonly called: Bush tea, Red tea (England), Rooibos Tea. The flavor is slightly sweet and fruity. Caffeine free.
Herbal Tea/Tisane
1-2 teaspoons of tea per 8oz cup
Use just boiled water and steep for 5-7 minutes
Can be served hot or cold, with or without milk and honey. A squeeze of lemon can also be a nice enhancement.