NEW CHAI SELECTION…This new TeaFountain herbal design of the ‘Hot & Spicy Chocolate’ Red Rooibos variety is theine (caffeine)-free, low in tannin and high in antioxidants. A great spicy dessert tea and High Tea choice that can be paired with light or heavy foods, or served as an interesting party Chai beverage. Pure leaves from the Rooibos bush are the base for this delicious selection.
The Rooitea or ‘Rooibos Tea’ is the ‘Soft Drink’ from South Africa that is becoming increasingly popular with people who enjoy its mild, gentle fragrance and appreciate it as a healthy beverage.
Rooibos has a pleasant sweet taste and is delicious either hot or cold, and can be enjoyed with sugar or milk, can be mixed with fruit juice and ice cubes to prepare an exotic cocktail.
To sweeten consider Rock Candy Crystals or our popular Oregon Tea Honeys # 88005.
Theine (caffeine) content: None | Gift Tin Packaging
Ingredients: Grated Red Rooibos (Aspalathus linoaris) leaves from South Africa, cocoa kernels, chicory root, ginger, cardamom, cinnamon, flavor, pepper, roasted mate (Ilex paraguariensis), pineapple bits (pineapple, sugar, citric acid), chilli rings. Allergen: pineapple.
Suggested Water Temperature: 212 F – Suggested Infusion Time: 8 Minutes.
Preparation: Bring fresh water to the boil. Warm up your tea pot by rinsing it with hot water. Fill one teaspoon per 6 oz cup of this Rooibos Tisane into the preheated tea pot or preferred cup. Pour the hot water into the tea. Let infuse up to 8 Minutes and serve. Remove infuser or pour your tea into another tea-pot or thermos carafe. Using an infuser or ‘Permanent Tea Filter’ for your cup or pot makes it easy to separate the leaves from the beverage after steeping.
Culinary notes: Because of its soothing but slight chilli character this Rooibos Tisane is offered as a choice with pastry, lighter or stronger foods, vegetarian, Macrobiotic or vegetable recipes and special desserts including fruits, and any cheese selections. Suitable also as exotic High Tea choice.
Tea Station & Tea Fountain Custom Designer Blend. Mature Estate Quality.
We started creating client and custom blends like this one under our European TEA STATION label in 1975. Since 1997 our traditional tea blend designs and tisanes are also known and sold in the United States. For over 40 years the Top Quality and reasonable pricing of our special creations make them very popular selections for tea connoisseurs and clients in the Culinary Industry.