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All About Rooibos Tea

It's all the rage these days and is being used to treat ailments and also for helping tea drinkers everywhere kick the caffeine habit. We're talking about Rooibos Tea. Over the years our customers have asked about this exotic Herbal Infusions and we thought we would compile a bit of Rooibos 101 right here to help you understand the plant a little more. Rooibos tea (Aspalatus Linearis) is grown in the Cederberg region of South Africa, about 250km north of Cape Town. The locals would steep the fine, needle like leavs of the bush and realized it made a very satisfying tisane. Today the tea is exported to over 140 countries worldwide and is used in many applications including teas,...

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