Rooibos Tea - Orange Flavor, Bulk
Seelect Tea’s Orange Flavored Rooibos Tea offers a pleasing taste and inviting aroma. Diving into a mug of Orange Flavored Rooibos Tea is like twisting an orange right off the tree branch.
Flavor: Rooibos tea is great iced or hot and tastes very similar to orange pekoe tea. The longer Seelect Tea’s Orange Flavor 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. This tea is unique to South Africa and is 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, Berry Flavor Rooibos Tea, and Mango Flavor Rooibos Tea.
History & Health: 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 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. Documented research shows that Rooibos is the strongest antioxidant tea available, up to 50 times more than green tea.