Organic African Nectar Loose Leaf

Rich and relaxing, this rooibos blend delivers tropical and floral notes in each bright red cup.
$13.95 / 4 oz. pkg.
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  • Flavor Notes
    Rich, full body with hints of vanilla, mango, and blossoms
  • Caffeine level
    Decaffeinated
  • Origin
    Europe
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Sku ID #509207

Caffeine Level

Organic African Nectar Loose Leaf
No Caffeine
Light Caffeine
Caffeine

Steeping methods

  • 1 tsp (2g)/8oz
  • 212 ℉
  • 5 Minutes

Ingredients

Ingredients: Organic rooibos leaves, natural flavors, organic hibiscus flowers, organic marigold flowers

How It Tastes

This signature rooibos tisane blend teems with tropical fruit and blossoms. Rich and delicious, this popular herbal tea blend makes an excellent after-dinner drink paired with sweet desserts or chocolate. Alternatively, drink a cup in the morning for a lively non-caffeinated alternative to black tea.  Naturally caffeine free.

History

Organic African Nectar is made primarily from rooibos, the so-called 'red tea' of South Africa. Rooibos only grows in the Cederberg Mountains of the Western Cape region - attempts to propagate it elsewhere have never been successful. This simple shrub's leaves have been harvested, oxidized, and enjoyed for centuries by the local people, but rooibos was not exported in volume until the late 20th century.

Certifications

Sourcing the best

The whole leaf. The whole flavor.

Our teas showcase larger, bolder tea leaves that are never broken, torn, or crushed, giving you a complex, nuanced taste that you can't find anywhere else.

Quality Process

  • Sourcing the best ingredients

    All of our teas are sourced exclusively from small-scale farmers and smaller agricultural models.

  • Unique blending process

    Each ingredient is brought to our California HQ where it goes through intensive flavor testing and quality assurance.

  • Packaged for freshness

    The tea is then carefully wrapped in one of our signature, hand-stitched tea pouches for maximal freshness.

  • Delivered to your doorstep

    Your tea order is then custom packaged and delivered right to your door.

Reviews (3)
Average rating:
(3)
Frannie
from Falls Church, VA on 10/14/2016.

My go to for non-caffeinated teas when I am not looking for something fruity and sour. It's a comforting cup. I like to drink it plain, at night when I'm trying to relax, and/or especially when I'm reading.

Lorraine
from Rohnert Park, CA on 6/23/2016. Drinking Peet's since 2011. A Peet's Employee. Credit AR Manager San Rafael

I've been working at Mighty Leaf Tea for almost 5 years. On my first day I discovered African Nectar. Ever since then I have a cup of this great tasting tea every morning. It's my favorite.

Julie Wilson
on 4/12/2016. Drinking Peet's since n/a. A Peet's Employee.

I have been enjoying Organic African Nectar since I started working at Mighty Leaf Tea in 2006! It has such a rich and distinct flavor and I enjoy "treating" myself in the late afternoon with a cup. I am so glad that Peet's is now selling Mighty Leaf Tea online and in their stores so more people can experience Mighty Leaf's variety of flavors and classic tea blends.