Rooibos - Organic
Unlike regular tea, Rooibos does not contain caffeine and has a soft taste. This tea is also delicious to drink cold. The name rooibos is African and derived from the Dutch 'rood bos'. Biologically grown.
Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) is a plant in the legume family (Leguminosae). The plant occurs naturally in the vicinity of the Cederberg (South Africa).
When the plant is 1.5 years old, it can be harvested for the first time and after 10 years the bush is at its end and dies.
The leaves of the plant are picked, mashed and placed in the sun for oxidation. In the last phase, the rooibos acquires its reddish brown color.
Rooibos contains no caffeine and little tannin and is rich in antioxidants, vitamin C, calcium and iron.
- Gluten free
- Country of origin
- South Africa
- Amount of tea per cup
- 1 - 2 tea spoons
- Indication brewing time
- 6 - 8 minutes
- Temperature water
- 90 ºC - 100 ºC (194 °F - 212 °F)
- Organically grown?
- Soft and sweet, honey
- Color infusion
- Dark red
- Time of day
- Throughout the day
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