Honeybush and Rooibos contain many of the 14 minerals essential to health and well-being. Among these are the critical elements: Iron, Potassium, Calcium, and Manganese, which play vital roles in the prevention of anaemia, fluid balance abnormalities, and for adequate bone growth and repair.
These compounds counter oxidative stress, and prevent the production of free radicals, helping to maintain the natural immune defence system. Additionally, Honeybush Tea is known to have a stabilising effect on the control of blood sugar levels. Rooibos also has high levels of antioxidants, does not contain caffeine, and has low tannin levels. Rooibos Tea assists with nervous tension, allergies and digestive problems; alleviating infantile colic, allergies, asthma and dermatological conditions.
The Southern Cape Tea Company is South Africa’s newest organic tea grower and producer, offering a range of organic and healthy beverages produced at Kleinberg Estate in The Crags, Plettenberg Bay. Southern Cape Tea Company is one of the few tea companies making a 100% Honeybush Tea, they also make an Organic Honeybush and Rooibos tea. All of their products are 100% organic and grown indigenously in the Southern Cape Region.
Honeybush Tea is grown on the slopes of the Tsitsikamma Mountains in South Africa’s pristine Southern Cape; Rooibos Tea is indigenous to the Cederberg Region, Western Cape, and both have been used medicinally by the Khoisan people for centuries.
There are 3 flavours to choose from: Organic Rooibos, Organic Honeybush and Organic Honeybush & Rooibos.