Rooibos Teas (think Roy Oribis - or roybus) are the leaves of a red bush grown mainly in South Africa. The leaves undergo an oxidation - similar to black tea which produces it's reddish-brown color.
Flavor Notes: Rooibos has a smooth, slightly nutty flavor tea is commonly prepared in the same manner as black tea, and milk and sugar are added to taste.
Caffeine: Caffeine Free
Steeping: Rooibos teas are prepared like a black tea and should be steeped in near boiling water for 3-5 minutes.