Organic Green Rooibos
Our Organic Green Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) is a natural, non-aromatized and biologically certified. come from premium lots originating in South Africa.
What is Rooibos tea?
The complicated process of production (similar to the method of obtaining green tea), makes this product more expensive than rooibos red (oxidized) and has even greater valence as an antioxidant than rooibos red (oxidized).
Rooibos is a shrub native to South Africa. By its color, it is also called red tea (although it should not be confused with red tea Purim from the camellia sinensis plant). Rooibos tea does not have any type of teina, and can be taken by anyone.
In South Africa, this tea is usually consumed with sugar or honey and a slice of lemon. Rooibos tea has a high rate of anti-oxidants beneficial to the body. By being rich in flavanoids, it helps in lowering bad cholesterol and regulates blood pressure. It is considered a moderate diuretic, and is a type of tea that does not get bitter if it is too infused.
* Recommended water temperature: 100º.
Infusion time: 3 - 5 minutes.
* Recommended amount: 2 "teaspoons" per person. Approx. 4grs / cup.
* Indicative values may vary according to personal taste.