Rooibos often pronounced "Roy Boss" which also means red bush is originally from the beautiful Cedarberg region of South Africa. First discovered by the locals from the leaves of the wild Aspalathus Linearis plant. Where the locals chopped them with axes and then bruised with hammers leaving them to ferment before drying in the sun. The seeds are planted during February and March and then tended for 18 months. Cut Rooibos is bound and milled to uniform length then bruised between rollers to trigger the fermentation process, which results in the characteristic flavor and sweet aromas.
Rooibos is completely pure and organic, containing no caffeine, additives, preservatives. flavorants, and colorants. It is super rich in antioxidants and minerals that can assist with boosting our body's immune system and slow the aging process down. In addition, those that have consumed Rooibos claim that it can have a soothing effect on headaches, insomnia, and digestive problems. Aside from health reasons, Rooibos can also act as a natural thirst quencher as the minerals can help to restore the body's equilibrium after a vigorous workload.
When it is 100 degrees out and you are looking for a thirst quencher that contains no sugar and caffeine, look no further than to try Rooibos. This powerful herbal tisane is rich in antioxidants and minerals that can help boost your immune system, calm and sooth your nerves, while aiding digestive issues. It's light and refreshing taste will keep you hydrated all day long, imagine it as vitamin water!!