What is Rooibos?

Rooibos, also known as red bush or Aspalathus linearis, is a herbal tea that is native to the Cederberg region of South Africa. It is known for its unique flavor, reddish-brown color, and various health benefits. Rooibos tea is naturally caffeine-free, making it a popular choice for those seeking a soothing and non-stimulating beverage.

Health Benefits!

Caffeine-Free Bliss: Our alternative espresso is naturally caffeine-free, making it the perfect choice for those who want to savor the essence of coffee without the jittery side effects of caffeine.

Flavorful Delight: Experience the deep, earthy tones and nutty sweetness of rooibos tea, providing a rich and full-bodied taste that mirrors traditional coffee, all while being gentle on your stomach.

Antioxidant Powerhouse: Rooibos tea is renowned for its abundant antioxidants, including aspalathin and quercetin. These antioxidants offer protection against oxidative stress and promote overall well-being.

Mineral Rich: South Africa's Alternative Espresso is packed with essential minerals like magnesium, calcium, and potassium, supporting bone health, regulating blood pressure, and maintaining vital bodily functions.

Gentle on Digestion: Our blend is naturally soothing and can be a comforting choice for those with sensitive stomachs or acid reflux issues. Enjoy your daily cup without worry.

Hydration Hero: Stay refreshed with our caffeine-free espresso that contributes to your daily fluid intake, without the dehydrating effects of caffein.

Zero Calories: For those seeking a calorie-free beverage, our alternative espresso fits the bill, helping you maintain a healthy lifestyle while indulging in a coffee-like experience.


How to make a rooibos espresso?


The resulting rooibos tea has a naturally sweet and slightly nutty flavor profile. It is often enjoyed plain, with honey, or with a splash of milk. Rooibos is also a versatile ingredient in various culinary applications, including desserts, smoothies, and even as a flavoring for espresso-style beverages, as previously mentioned.

How do I get Rooibos?

Order it from the Rooibos Co. We have you covered.