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ROOIBOS (Aspalathus linearis)

Rooibos is also known as Red Bush and it originates in Africa. This plant  make a wonderfully healthy tea which many people use when trying to cut down on drinking coffee. Rooibos tea has no caffeine but is mildly stimulating. Rooibos teas has been shown to help in relieveing nagging headaches, insomnia, asthma, eczema, bone weakness, hypertension, allergies, and premature aging. This wonderfully refreshing tea can also  be beneficial in reducing the chances of getting arthritis, osteoporosis and chronic joint pain. Rooibos also contains properties that are cancer fighting making it a very good tea to drink to avoid many types of cancers.
Rooibos is very popular in Africa, where the plant grows readily, and has been used by many users of natural products. It is slowly becoming more popular among the general population as a refreshing and healthy non-caffeinated drink.



Try these great combinations of this tasty and healthy tea!

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ROOIBOS APPLE CINNAMON
Pieces of apple, calendula and cinnamon are added to this flavorful Rooibos tea to make it great for any time of the year.

 


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ROOIBOS CRANBERRY ORANGE

This zesty tea is loaded with cranberries and orange peels adding vitamin C and antioxidants to an already healthy tea. One cup can be a great way to start or end your day.



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ROOIBOS CRIMSON BERRY TEA

Currants, elderberries and cranberries and beautifully blended together create a sweet and nutritious tea. Adding rosehips and hibiscus along with the red rooibos brings out a unique flavor of sweet vitamins and minerals to keep you going throughout your day.



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ROOIBOS HERBAL CHOCOLATE CHAI

Here is a great combination for you to have as a dessert tea. Combining ginger, chocolate chips and the citrus twist of cardamon with the rooibos tea give you two sources of antioxidants and gives you a great way to start your day or end your meal.



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ROOIBOS AFRICANA BLEND

Along with the red Rooibos tea purple cornflower and purple malva add to the smooth flavor. A hint of orange and vanilla rounds out this aromatic blend.



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ROOIBOS CHAI MASALA

Usually made with black tea, when steeped with the rooibos it removes the caffeine but keeps the great spicy flavor and zing.



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