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3 Best Organic Yerba Mate Brands: Tea Bags & Loose Leaf

The push towards organic and sustainably sourced products in the 21st century has been especially important for Yerba Mate production. All of the brands mentioned in the lists use non-smoked or smokeless methods to dry their mate. In contrast, the majority of mate brands on the market use

5 Best Yerba Mate Sets/Kits: Gourd, Bombilla & Mate

So you’re in the market for a yerba mate set; a complete kit to get started drinking mate the traditional way. You will need 3 things: a gourd, a bombilla and a bit of loose leaf mate. There are many starter kits available; this article rates and

How To Drink Yerba Mate Tea

There are many ways to enjoy a cup of mate tea. In this article I will go over 4 ways for how to drink yerba mate. Here is a list of the ways Yerba Mate can be drank: Traditionally: via a gourd & bombilla. For hot days:

How to Prepare Yerba Mate?

The worst thing that can happen to any mateiro is a clogged gourd. Once you read this article you will never have this disastrous problem happen to you! First let me set-up the nightmarish clogged gourd of mate scenario. Imagine. You are all ready to enjoy a

Yerba Mate Is President Obama’s New Favorite Drink

Obama’s got a new favorite tea! According to The Telegraph Obama’s favorite drink used to be “black forest berry iced tea”, but now all he can talk about is his love for Argentine Yerba Mate. It’s not hard to see why, Mate is packed with 24 vitamins

Yerba Mate Taste & Flavor: Killing All Myths & Urban Legends

The simple answer: Most people say it has an earthy taste, it is generally bitter, with a light body, and none of the characteristic acidity found in coffee. It is high in caffeine content (matteine) and healthy vitamins & minerals. It is a stimulating tea that gives

5 Best Yerba Mate Brands: Tea Bags & Loose Leaf Teas

Yerba Mate is the lion among teas. A tea packed with enough vitamins, nutrients & amino acids to give you a sustained energy boost throughout your day. However not all Mate brands are created equal.  There are thousands of producers in South America, and thousands more individual

Best Yerba Mate K Cups: Keurig & Single Serve Brewers

Without a doubt the Yerba Mate K Cup is the easiest way to brew a quick cup of delicious Yerba Mate Tea. Producers take loose leaf Yerba Mate tea and they pack it into a disposable K-Cup. The result is an easy to brew, quick to make,

Matte Leão Tea Bags & Matte Leão Iced Tea

  Matte Leão Tea, the taste of Brazil. It has tasty, light, and very well balanced flavors. It features a very smooth taste and moderate levels of caffeine. The most popular tea, in the biggest country in South America. The #1 choice for iced tea in the Mate category. The