GET ROMANTIC WITH ROOIBOS

Tea is considered the ultimate romantic drink in some cultures for a variety of reasons, each rooted in cultural traditions, symbolism and the sensory experience associated with it. For more on why Rooibos is often viewed as an aphrodisiac,read here.

START THE NEW YEAR RIGHT WITH ROOIBOS

The association between New Year’s and making resolutions stems from the idea of a fresh start or a new beginning that comes with the start of a new year. People often view the beginning of the year as an opportune time to make commitments to personal growth, health, relationships, career advancement or other aspects of their lives. To find out how drinking Rooibos could help you keep your New Year’s resolutions,read here.

CREATE THE MOST REFRESHING ROOIBOS DRINKS THIS SUMMER

Whether sweetened or unsweetened, Rooibos is incredibly refreshing on hot summer days. Its chilled nature helps to cool the body down and provides relief from the heat. It’s also the ideal drink to serve at social gatherings, picnics or parties in various forms, such as pitchers of iced tea, cocktails/mocktails or as a base for fruity punches. For more recipe ideas, read here.

REAL MEN DRINK ROOIBOS!

If you’re looking for natural ways to boost your health, look no further than Rooibos. This red-hot bevvy is packed with goodness – offering a wide range of flavours and types to satisfy every palate. The tisane is particularly good for men who are looking to improve heart- and prostate health, digestion, metabolism and muscle recovery. For more on Rooibos’ health benefits.read here

ROOIBOS RED IS GOING TO BE HUGE IN 2024

We’ll be seeing a lot more of the colour Rooibos in the coming months after the Rooibos Pantone® was announced as one of the top ten colours in the Fashion Colour Trend Report for spring 2024 at this past New York Fashion Week (NYFW). The “Colours of the Year” are announced annually by Pantone LLC, a company known for its colour matching system, which is widely used across an array of industries. For more info about the Rooibos Pantone® and what industries are likely to take inspiration from it, read here

NOSTALGIC ROOIBOS DISHES

BRING BACK NOSTALGIA WITH ROOIBOS THIS HERITAGE MONTH

For more than a century, Rooibos has played an important part of South African culture and heritage. For many, the taste of the tisane brings back fond memories of time spent with family and friends. Even the smell of Rooibos can elicit feelings of belonging, due to the strong link between scents and
memory. When we indulge in nostalgic food, it makes us feel more connected with our self-identity and social tribe. For more on why Rooibos might evoke a sense of nostalgia, as well as Rooibos- inspired dishes,Read here.

TEA IS NOT JUST A BEVERAGE, IT HAS BEEN A CATALYST FOR SOCIAL CHANGE FOR CENTURIES

RAISE A CUP TO WOMEN THIS AUGUST

Over the centuries, tea drinking has been inextricably linked to social change. Gathering and enjoying a cup of tea together, gave women the opportunity to find their voice, express themselves and provided them with political exposure. Many women’s rights movements started in tea rooms where conversations focused on the struggles and inequalities that affected women. Today, we are living the legacy of these afternoon tea conversations that have enabled women to go to college, vote and hold office, own property, having the right to birth control and not to be discriminated against based on gender. For more on how tea has been used as a catalyst for social change. Read here

ROOIBOS FIELDS UNSCATHED BY RECENT STORMS

USE ROOIBOS AS A NATURAL SLEEP REMEDY

A good night’s rest is essential for health and well-being, but for many the cold weather can lead to sleepless nights and insomnia. Herbal infusions, like Rooibos, have long been used for relaxation and sleep, and now science supports this notion too. Here’s why you should drink a cup of Rooibos before bedtime as a holistic way to improve sleep.

MAKE ROOIBOS YOUR WINTER COMPANION

Exposure to cold temperatures lowers our immune response leaving our bodies more susceptible to colds and flu. Here’s how incorporating a daily cup of Rooibos could help you weather pesky winter infections.