Yerba Mate 4 oz. bag

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Yerba Mate is an evergreen plant of the holly family. Its leaves are used to brew the drink Mate. It has a refreshing citurs and green tea taste, if properly brewed. While yerba mate is an herbal tea, since it does not contain any tea leaves, it does contain caffeine.Two brew Mate the traditional way, a gourd, or other vessel, is filled with yerba mate and cold water is added. Once the cold water is absorbed by the mate (usually two to three minutes), hot water is then added. A filtered straw, known as a bombilla, is inserted into the mate filter side first while the opposite end is covered by a thumb, to prevent yerba mate from getting into the filter end. Once the mate is drunk, it can be filled again and again until it loses flavor.Origin: Argentina
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Item #:980090468
Type:ICC Packaged Tea
Yerba Mate is an evergreen plant of the holly family. Its leaves are used to brew the drink Mate. It has a refreshing citurs and green tea taste, if properly brewed. While yerba mate is an herbal tea, since it does not contain any tea leaves, it does contain caffeine.

Two brew Mate the traditional way, a gourd, or other vessel, is filled with yerba mate and cold water is added. Once the cold water is absorbed by the mate (usually two to three minutes), hot water is then added. A filtered straw, known as a bombilla, is inserted into the mate filter side first while the opposite end is covered by a thumb, to prevent yerba mate from getting into the filter end. Once the mate is drunk, it can be filled again and again until it loses flavor.

Origin: Argentina