The well-known characteristics are all there, although differences in both color and taste can be noticed. The green Rooibos is clearly brighter in color and has a greener leaf than it’s “big brother”. This derives from the incomplete fermentation process.
- Southern Africa
- Green rooibos is not a sweet as it's fully oxidized big brother. You will receive a little more of an astringent bite with subtle notes of lemon. Green rooibos is much higher in antioxidants, than the well known red rooibos variety.
- Rooibos tea