Sweet raspberry, tangy rhubarb, a taste of summer fruity goodness. This hydrating redbush superhero is a naturally relaxing drink, quite sweet in taste, caffeine-free and low in tannin. Try brewing up strong, chilling, then serving in a glass with a little ice and topped with a scope of vanilla ice cream. A fantastic summer treat!
Brewing : One teaspoon per cup. Boiling water, then brew your infusion, 5+ mins, a little honey or sugar, without milk
Details : The word Rooibos is from Afrikaans, literally meaning ‘red bush’. Although The bushes themselves are green and the leaves that are quickly dried after picking are sold as green rooibos most rooibos that is consumed has a distinctive orange red colour and gives a sweeter taste that develops during the post-harvest “fermentation” (oxidation) process, brought about by natural enzymes in the plant. It's caffeine-free, low in astringency when compared to black or green tea leaves and contains minerals including iron, potassium, copper, zinc and fluoride.