Rooibos Raja Chai Loose Leaf Tea Canisters

Herbal Tea
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A unique, caffeine-free red chai tea with apple and pink pepper.

We're proud to offer our new loose leaf tea canisters, which now contain USDA certified organic tea. The weight of the tea ranges from 30-130 grams depending on the volume of the blend. Loose leaf tea canisters contain 35-50 servings. Matcha canisters contain approximately 12 servings. Each canister is 100% recyclable. View all our Loose Leaf Tea options, including one pound pouches, Single Steeps® Samplers, Loose Leaf Tea Trios, and more.

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Rooibos Raja Chai

About Rooibos Raja Chai

Tea Type : Herbal Tea

Tea Forté’s Rooibos Raja Chai is an exceptional herbal tisane bringing together a symphony of flavors from India and Africa. Featuring cinnamon, cardamom, pink peppercorn, and other spices complementing the smooth sweetness of rooibos tea leaves, this unique blend incorporates pieces of apple to round out its distinctive taste.

Earthy and piquant, this special caffeine-free blend evokes a grounded sense of calm to all who drink it. Its savory profile is subtle and slightly more peppery and dry than many rooibos blends, making it a perfect cold-weather counterpart to its sweeter summer cousins. Hailing from the Western Cape province of South Africa, rooibos tea (loosely pronounced “roy-boss”) is made from a plant of the same name. Rooibos is commonly referred to as “bush tea” in Britain, drawn from the Afrikaans word rooibostee or rooiboshtee, which means “red bush tea.” Once infused, it takes on a rich red hue and gives off a warm, welcoming aroma.

After first making its way overseas in the early 20th century, rooibos grew from a beloved local ingredient in the Olifants River Valley to one of the most sought-after vegetable seeds in the world. Today, its herbal infusions are enjoyed on every continent.

Rooibos Raja Chai may be accompanied by milk or sugar to taste, and can also be made into a unique winter latte when prepared with warm, frothed milk. Tea purists may also enjoy it simply steeped in water without any additions, allowing the flavors to announce themselves.

Read more about Rooibos Tea:
  • All About Rooibos Tea

  • Read more about Chai Tea:
  • How to Make a Chai Latte
  • Steeping instructions

    1. Heat water to 208 degrees Fahrenheit. 2. Place tea in cup and pour water over the leaves. 3. Steep for 5-7 minutes. 4. Enjoy! For loose leaf iced teas, use 3 tsp per 8-ounce glass and double the steep time.

    Tasting Notes

    Flavor: Distinctive & earthy with hints of cinnamon & apple
    Aroma: Warm, spicy & slightly peppery
    Infusion: Rich amber


    • Organic rooibos
    • Organic cinnamon
    • Organic ginger
    • Organic apple pieces
    • Organic cardamom seeds
    • Organic turmeric root
    • Organic clove buds
    • Natural flavors
    • Organic anise
    • Organic pink pepper
    • Organic black pepper

    Caffeine Content (Mg)

    0 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41+

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    1. Sara F.
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      Hardy tea

      Deep flavor sweet but not overly so.

      07/18/20 | Sherman, CT
    2. Gerry E.
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      Excellent taste and real smooth

      04/27/20 | Wixom, MI
    3. Safiyya W.
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      Peppery & pleasant

      It’s a refreshing herbal decaf tea with pink peppercorns to add a bit of a zing but winter chai is my favorite likely because of the cardamom

      04/14/20 | Nyack, NY
    4. Sarah K.
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      One of my faves

      02/26/20 | WASHINGTON, DC
    5. Arlene R.
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      Tasty Non-caffeinated Blend

      Excellent quality tea with a rich, full range of chai flavors. Good-tasting non-caffeinated option. I would prefer it without the apple.

      02/22/20 | Livingston, MT
    6. Lisa D.
      Verified Buyer

      Rooibos Raja Chai

      I love to have the perfect cup of tea in the morning...the tea starts my day. Its creamy in flavor when I add my almond milk. 🙂😊

      02/22/20 | Hope mills, NC
    7. Delara F.
      Verified Buyer

      warm and delicious

      I love this decaf tea to drink in the evenings. It's got a cinnamon-y taste, with other flavors that give it a nice warm/sweet flavor.

      02/14/20 | Newport Beach, CA
    8. Lauren S.
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      A Delicious Chai

      A delicious caffeine free chai

      02/04/20 | Miami Beach, FL
    9. Hill, B.
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      Wonderful year-round choice

      This is my go-to for guests. It's a mysterious blend of apples, pepper, and chai. I serve it all year long.

      09/02/19 | Fresno, CA
    10. Lauren S.
      Verified Buyer

      Sweet, earthy, and well-balanced

      This is one of my favorite night time rituals...a warm cup of rooibos raja chai with almond milk and little sweetener. Do yourself a favor...

      08/28/19 | Miami Beach, FL
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