Buchu Superfruit

Tea type
Rooibos Tea
Ingredients
Black Currant, Blackberry Leaves, Blueberry, Goji Berries, Green Rooibos, Strawberry
Flavors
Fruity, Berries, Goji, Artificial, Black Currant, Candy, Strawberry, Sweet, Berry, Raspberry, Licorice, Blackberry, Blueberry, Drying, Rooibos, Cheesecake, Wood
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Loose Leaf
Caffeine
Caffeine Free
Certification
Kosher, Organic
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Average preparation
195 °F / 90 °C 5 min, 45 sec 10 g 13 oz / 377 ml

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Merci buchu!

Buchu has been flying under the radar for years, but we’re determined to spread the good word about this smooth-drinking herb. Traditionally used as a detox herbal ingredient in its native South Africa, it has a smooth, black currant-like taste that keeps us coming back for more. Here, we paired it with fruity goji berries – the tasty, much-loved super berry from traditional Chinese medicine. This is one detox ritual we could definitely get used to.

Price per 50g: $9.50

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446 tasting notes

Generically fruity and good. Might be worth restocking as an herbal option at work.

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16 tasting notes

The perfect amount of sweet, i love this tea. Super fruits are wonderfully put together.

Flavors: Fruity

Preparation
200 °F / 93 °C 7 min, 45 sec 1 tsp 8 OZ / 236 ML

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316 tasting notes

I cold steeped the 2 samples I had of this – and with agave added it was pretty good. Not a tea I will buy but it was a good berry tasting tea – with something else in there I’m not sure of.

Flavors: Berries, Goji

Preparation
Iced 8 min or more

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56 tasting notes

Smells like raspberry juice/candy. It’s very sweet! Could really use some tartness or done without the stevia (or both?). I have one more sample so I think this would be a good one to try cold and maybe mixed with a more tart tea.

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71 tasting notes

I really love the fruitiness of this tea! It’s also a little reminiscent of gummy candy. It’s good iced, although I’m really not a fan of the added stevia.

Flavors: Artificial, Black Currant, Candy, Strawberry, Sweet

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2 tasting notes

Like the others, I’m surprised so many people dislike this tea. I quite enjoy it. It’s naturally sweet but not overpoweringly so.

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29 tasting notes

I’m rather surprised with the reviews. I thought this tea wasn’t that bad actually, it reminded me of raspberry candy, which is slightly artificial but I don’t hate it. I also can’t seem to taste the ‘couch syrup’ taste others are experiencing, maybe because I steeped it for the minimum amount to dilute it a bit more.
All in all, not too bad. It’s nice if you’re someone who enjoys the taste of berries.

Flavors: Berry, Candy, Goji, Raspberry, Sweet

Preparation
195 °F / 90 °C 4 min, 0 sec 2 tsp 16 OZ / 475 ML

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93
7 tasting notes

To each their own but I’m confused why everyone hates this tea. I quite enjoy it. Extra points for it being caffeine free!

It does have a tiny “medicine” taste to it but I mostly taste the delicious Goji and Raspberry.

I have re-steeped this tea but the flavour isn’t as strong as it was before but still worth a re-steep.

Flavors: Goji, Raspberry

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 6 min, 0 sec

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3 tasting notes

When I smelt this in the store I thought it would be fruity and light which I enjoy. After purchasing and brewing a cup I realized it had black currant and I knew I would hate it. I agree with the other reviews that it tastes like cough syrup. Definitely returning this one.

Flavors: Artificial, Black Currant, Licorice

Preparation
190 °F / 87 °C 6 min, 0 sec

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