Hibiscus

Hibiscus tea is characterised by an intensive red colour, sourness and freshness. Because of those characteristics, the hibiscus flowers are almost a mandatory component of fruit tea blends.

Did you know?

  • The hibiscus plant is thought to originate in Angola and it is cultivated throughout the tropical world, most notably in Sudan, Egypt, Thailand and Mexico.
  • The hibiscus flower gets it distinctive, intensive red colour from the naturally occurring pigments from the group of anthocyanins.

Preparation

Please follow the recommended preparation time, steeping for too long could result in an unpleasant taste - astringent and bitter.