Rooibos Tea - Berry Berry 16 bags (Kosher, Gluten free, Vegan)
In addition to its many health benefits, Seelect Tea’s Berry Berry Rooibos Tea is enjoyed by a growing number of people for its ability to 'wake up' the senses. Try Berry Berry Rooibos Tea today—you’ll be ‘berry’ glad you did.
Flavor: Rooibos tea is great iced or hot and tastes similar to orange pekoe tea. Pour one cup of fresh boiling water over tea bag, steep 4-6 minutes. The longer Seelect Tea’s Berry Berry Rooibos Tea steeps, the stronger the flavor. People commonly drink Rooibos tea with milk and honey, and sometimes lemon.
Tea Type: Studies have shown that Rooibos or the "Red Tea” contains large amounts of antioxidants. Unique to South Africa and so named because of its reddish color when brewed. Naturally caffeine-free Rooibos, hot or iced, is the tea of choice among South Africans. Other great tasting Rooibos teas from Seelect Tea include Tropical Flavor Rooibos Tea, Orange Flavor Rooibos Tea, and Berry Flavor Rooibos Tea.
History & Health: Documented research shows that Rooibos is the strongest antioxidant tea available, up to 50 times more than green tea. Rooibos tea comes from Aspalathus linearis, which only grows in South Africa. The leaves from this bush oxidize, giving the tea its vibrant earthy red color. Unlike black and green tea, rooibos tea is naturally caffeine-free, while still containing large amounts of antioxidants.
Some have additioanlly experienced a soothing effect in the stomach for cramps, relief of nervous tension, allergies and insomnia. It also has been reported it to reduce cholesterol and high blood pressure.