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Ground rooibos 12 x 250g


Rich, full-bodied rooibos strength and flavour

100% rooibos tea specially ground for use in coffee appliances to deliver a strong, full-bodied rooibos espresso.

Naturally caffeine-free, sugar free and rich in powerful antioxidants, our red espresso rooibos is the ideal choice for coffee drinkers looking for a healthier alternative to coffee. 

Our 250g pack makes 20 drinks and is the perfect size for use at home.

Delicious on its own, our rooibos espresso can also be made into a range of café-style rooibos drinks. Add foamed milk to make our famous red cappuccino or pour over ice and apple juice to make our deliciously healthy fresh red iced tea.

✓  100% premium rooibos tea
✓  Pre-ground and ready to use
✓  20 servings
✓  Food Review Best New Product 2006 South Africa
✓  SCAA Best New Product 2008 USA
✓  World Tea Expo Top 10 2008 USA
✓  Easy to make on an espresso machine using our customised RCP basket or a standard double filter basket
  Also suitable for use on a French PressAeropress and stovetop espresso maker
✓  Not suitable for use in Superautomatic machines or Bean-to-cup machines
✓  Frequently asked questions


Ingredients Made from100% rooibos tea (Aspalathus Linearis).

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  Naturally caffeine-free
  A potent antioxidant boost of flavoursome tea
  5x more antioxidants than green tea
  10x more antioxidants than regular rooibos tea
  CANSA Smart Choice
  Immune boosting
  No additives, preservatives or colorants
  Low in tannin
  Halaal and Kosher-certified


It’s so easy to make our ground rooibos at home on your coffee appliance. Pre-ground and ready to use.

Make it on your home espresso machine

  1. Fill the double basket with 12g (two table spoons) of red espresso rooibos
  2. Make a 60ml / 2oz shot
  3. Enjoy as an espresso with honey or lemon
  4. Or add foamed milk for a red cappuccino with a drizzle of honey and a dusting of cinnamon
  5. Not for use in automatic machines 

Make it on your Aeropress

  1. Scoop 14g red espresso rooibos
  2. Fill with hot water
  3. Stir gently
  4. Allow to brew for 1 minute

Make it on your French Press

  1. Use 12g (two table spoons) of red espresso rooibos per cup
  2. Top with just-boiled water
  3. Stir gently and allow to brew for 2 – 3 minutes
  4. To adjust the strength add more ground rooibos

Make it on your Stovetop Moka Pot

  1. Fill the filter basket evenly leaving enough space for our red espresso rooibos to expand
  2. Place on a medium heat and allow to percolate

    How much does delivery cost?

    We offer FREE delivery on orders over R1 000 to all areas except outlying areas.

    If your order is below R1 000, our delivery fees are between R65 and R95. The cost of delivery is determined by your delivery address.

    If you are in an outlying area there is a delivery fee of R150 for all orders, regardless of weight. Free delivery is not applicable to your area.

    Collections welcome: Feel free to collect your goods from red espresso Head Quarters in Paarl and enjoy a free red cappuccino while you wait. View map

    How long will it take for my order to be delivered?

    • Main centres – 1 to 3 working days
    • Regional areas – 3 to 5 working days
    • Outlying areas – 5 to 7 working days

    Please note that these timings are calculated from the time of dispatch, NOT from the time when the order was placed.

    Red espresso strives to fulfil orders as soon as possible. Subject to availability and receipt of payment, the time it takes from when an order is placed to when it is dispatched for delivery is at most 3 working days.

    For Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) no dispatch occurs until the money is cleared in our account. If you have paid via EFT, please make sure to email us your proof of payment preferably directly from your bank account on transfer to online@redespresso.com

    No fulfilment or deliveries will take place on Saturday or Sunday or any public holidays.

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