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19 March, 2018

What are the benefits of Rooibos or Redbush tea?

We are often asked about the health benefits of redbush tea and if there's a difference between 'rooibos tea' and 'redbush tea'. To answer your questions, we've put together a little guide ... 

15 March, 2018

The science behind a good night's sleep

  At Tick Tock, Britain's favourite rooibos tea, we have always been champions of bright days and peaceful nights. It's our answer to the relentless pressures and pace of everyday life that can often leave us feeling tired and wired.  We encourage you to take a moment to read about...

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15 March, 2018

Sleep tight tonight: what to eat and drink for a good night’s sleep

If you spent last night counting sheep in a desperate bid to get to sleep, the chances are that today you’re feeling somewhat jaded, a little more irritable than normal and not quite as productive. However the effects of a bad night’s sleep don’t end there. Lack of sleep, warn...

16 January, 2018

Competition Closed. WIN a Tick Tock Gift Bag on National Rooibos Day!

Today we're celebrating National Rooibos Day and giving two lucky Tick Tock fans the chance to win one of our fabulous Gift Bags!

05 December, 2017

Introducing the Tick Tock Christmas Gift Bag!

When it's cold and dark outside, we love nothing more than relaxing at home with a delicious cup of rooibos tea. So we've created our new Christmas Gift bags for you to treat someone to a cosy night in!   

27 October, 2017

What does green rooibos taste like?

Here at Tick Tock we love our green rooibos! We're often asked about what green rooibos is and what does it taste like, so here are some answers to your questions.

23 October, 2017

Competition CLOSED: Enjoy a Tick Tock Treat this Halloween!

Let your cauldrons boil and bubble - we're giving you a Tick Tock treat this Halloween! 

06 October, 2017

Redbush tea and caffeine

If you're looking to reduce your caffeine intake, Tick Tock rooibos (or redbush) is a great alternative to traditional black and green teas.

02 October, 2017

Welcome to the world of Tick Tock tea

We have been growing and making rooibos tea ever since Grandfather Benjamin Ginsberg first perfected the brew in 1903. He was the first to cure the wild plant using traditional tea making techniques and we continue to use his methods to make our teas today.

27 September, 2017

What is rooibos tea?

What is rooibos tea? Rooibos tea, also referred to as redbush tea, is made from a shrub-like bush (Aspalathus Linearis) which can only grow in South Africa’s Cederberg Mountains, a protected world heritage site 200km north of Cape Town. The plant is part of the indigenous Fynbos family. and thrives...