Rooibos (Red Bush) is an amazing herb that comes from South Africa. A member of the legume family, Rooibos has been consumed as a tea in South Africa for generations. Rooibos is packed with antioxidants and has been shown to have numerous health benefits.
Rooibos is naturally caffeine free and has even been shown to be a natural relaxant.
Rooibos Flavor Profile
Rooibos has exploded on to the scene in the US recently and one of the main reasons is its amazing flavor! It is naturally sweet and malty and is even touted as a healthy coffee replacement. Green rooibos is lighter than red rooibos and has a sweet grassy flavor to it. Honey Bush, a cousin to Rooibos, has a honey and earthy taste that is sweeter than Rooibos.