Organic Honeybush Tea (Honey Bush)

Dried Herbs > Teas
Organic Honeybush (Cyclopia intermedia) has a lovely sweet taste as well as having the bonus of being caffeine free. . . . read more

Selected Size/Selection: 250g

$14.10 (AUD)
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Honeybush tea (Cyclopia intermedia) is a herbal tea made from the leaves and stems of the honeybush plant, native to South Africa. It is known for its pleasant, slightly sweet flavour and numerous health benefits. Here are some of its uses and applications:

  1. Beverage Consumption:

    • Hot Tea: Honeybush tea is most commonly consumed as a hot beverage. It has a naturally sweet taste with hints of honey and caramel, making it enjoyable on its own or with a touch of honey.
    • Iced Tea: It can also be brewed and served chilled as an iced tea, often with added citrus or mint for freshness.
  2. Health Benefits:

    • Antioxidant Properties: Like its close relative rooibos tea, honeybush tea contains antioxidants such as polyphenols and flavonoids, which may help protect cells from damage caused by free radicals.
    • Anti-inflammatory Effects: It is believed to have anti-inflammatory properties, potentially aiding in the relief of mild inflammatory conditions.
    • Digestive Aid: Some traditional uses suggest honeybush tea can aid in digestion and soothe gastrointestinal discomfort.
  3. Caffeine-Free Alternative:

    • Honeybush tea is naturally caffeine-free, making it a suitable choice for those who want to avoid caffeine or are sensitive to it. It can be enjoyed throughout the day without disrupting sleep patterns.
  4. Flavouring and Culinary Uses:

    • The mild, sweet flavour of honeybush tea makes it a versatile ingredient in culinary applications.
    • It can be used as a flavouring agent in desserts, baked goods, sauces, and marinades, adding a subtle honey-like undertone to dishes.
  5. Beauty and Skincare:

    • Some skincare products incorporate honeybush for their potential antioxidant and anti-inflammatory benefits. They may help soothe the skin, reduce redness, and promote a healthy complexion.

Place of Origin

South Africa - Organic

Botanical Name

Cyclopia intermedia


Leaf, tea cut


100% Honey Bush.
No preservatives, artificial colours, sweeteners or flavours.
Gluten free, dairy free and no added sugar.

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