Rooibos, sometimes called Red tea, is actually Aspalathus linearis a bush plant that is found in South Africa. This herb has no caffeine and is very low in tannins. Its medicinal attributes have been confirmed by The US Department of Agriculture in Washington, DC, which has affirmed that red rooibos tea is capable of reducing cancer, heart disease, premature aging and other serious conditions. It is refreshing hot or iced. To prepare use one to one and one-half teaspoons per 8 ounces of hot boiling water. Allow to steep 5-7 minutes to obtain the most benefit. You may then add honey, milk, or just enjoy it naturally. FAITH, one of the Kingdom Teas, is a Rooibos tea which also has lemongrass and calendula petals.