4 Freshpak Rooibos & Five Roses iced tea recipes to try this Summer

Are you a fan of Rooibos tea? Then you’ll love these Rooibos iced-tea recipes…

Together, South Africa’s favourite tea brands, Freshpak Rooibos and Five Roses are opening up a world of opportunities to create a variety of delicious iced tea drinks that you can make and enjoy in the comfort of your own home.

These teas are bursting with the goodness of antioxidants and the variety of flavours available mean that you can create so many different types of  ‘craft’ iced tea drinks – made to suit your family’s taste! It’s cheaper on your pocket to do it this way and you have full control over what goes into every jug. Plus it’s SUPER easy.

Freshpak has extended its range to include the following variants (and more):

  • Freshpak Green Rooibos Tea
  • Freshpak Watermelon & Mint Flavoured Rooibos Tea
  • Freshpak Cranberry & Pomegranate Flavoured Rooibos Tea
  • Freshpak Honey Flavoured Rooibos Tea.

The ‘Junior’ varieties include Freshpak Junior Strawberry & Vanilla Flavoured Rooibos Tea, Freshpak Junior Peach & Apricot Flavoured Rooibos Tea and Freshpak Junior Apple Flavoured Rooibos Tea.

In addition to Five Roses Ceylon Blend Tea, the Five Roses range also houses the following blends:

  • Five Roses Select African Blend
  • Five Roses Green Tea
  • Five Roses Rooibos Select Tea
  • Five Roses Passion Fruit & Cranberry Flavoured Tea
  • Five Roses Apple, Vanilla & Cinnamon Flavoured Tea
  • Five Roses Strawberry & Blackcurrant Flavoured Tea

Rooibos iced tea recipes

These 4 homemade iced tea recipes are sure to cool you down and wow your guests this summer! Look out for more recipes on pack, in-store and on Facebook here and here. 

1. Five Roses Peach Iced Tea

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What you need 

  • 4 Five Roses Ceylon tea bags
  • 1.5L boiling water
  • 125ml peach juice concentrate
  • Ice (as needed)

How to make it 

  1. Place the tea bags into a jug, add boiling water and allow to steep for 4 minutes (add more tea bags
    for a stronger iced tea).
  2. Remove the tea bags and let the tea cool to room temperature.
  3. Refrigerate until chilled.
  4. Add peach concentrate to the chilled tea mixture and stir until dissolved.
  5. Serve with lots of ice and garnish with mint and peach slices.

2. Five Roses Green Iced Tea with Ginger, Mint and Honey

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What you need

  • 4 Five Roses Green Tea tea bags
  • 1.5L boiling water
  • 100g fresh ginger, sliced
  • 1 cup mint leaves
  • 50-80ml honey
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice

How to make it 

  1. Place the tea bags, ginger & mint into a jug, add boiling water and allow to steep for 4 minutes (add
    more tea bags for a stronger iced tea).
  2. Strain the tea, add honey & lemon juice and let the tea cool to room temperature.
  3. Refrigerate until chilled.
  4. Serve with lots of ice and garnish with more mint.

3. Freshpak Rooibos, Berry, Honey, Lime and Vanilla Iced Tea

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What you need 

  • 5 Freshpak Rooibos tea bags
  • 1 L boiling water
  • 2 tablespoons lime cordial
  • 1/4 cup berries
  • 1-2 tablespoons vanilla essence
  • 80-100ml honey
  • ice (as needed)

How to make it 

  1. Place the tea bags into a jug, add boiling water and allow to steep for 5 minutes (add more tea bags
    for a stronger iced tea).
  2. Remove the tea bags, add lime juice, honey & vanilla essence and let the tea cool to room
    temperature.
  3. Refrigerate until chilled.
  4. Serve with lots of ice and garnish with mint and berries.

4. Freshpak Green Rooibos, Apple and Ginger Iced Tea

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What you need

  • 4 Freshpak Green Rooibos tea bags
  • 1 L boiling water
  • 80-100ml honey
  • Juice of 1/2 a lemon
  • 2cm piece of fresh ginger, sliced
  • 750ml apple juice
  • 2 apples, sliced & deseeded
  • Ice (as needed)

How to make it 

  1. Place the tea bags into a jug, add boiling water and allow to steep for 5 minutes (add more tea bags
    for a stronger iced tea).
  2. Remove the tea bags, add honey, lemon juice & fresh ginger and let the tea cool to room temperature. Refrigerate until chilled.
  3. Remove ginger pieces; add apple juice to the chilled tea mixture and stir until dissolved.
  4. Serve with lots of ice and garnish with apple slices.

You could win 1 of 5 hampers! Fill in your details below to enter!

PRIZE: One lucky reader stands the chance of winning a summer iced tea hamper valued at R1000 and four lucky winners get a Freshpak Rooibos & Five Roses tea hampers valued at R500 each!

Terms and Conditions

This competition starts on the 1st of January 2018 and closes on the 31st of January 2018. One lucky reader stands the chance of winning a summer iced tea hamper valued at R1000 and four lucky winners will receive a Freshpak Rooibos & Five Roses tea hampers valued at R500 each by providing their details on the competition form provided below. There will be 5 winners. All winners names will be updated monthly on the Your Family website.

You can read the general terms and conditions here.

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