Whole plant – leaves and stems. 220g bag
100% air-dried leaves that offer a light taste with vegetal and fruity notes. Grown by a family of farmers in northeastern Argentina who practice ecological and 100% organic agriculture.
Traditionally, mate is eaten with a bombilla bottle, in order to extract all the benefits.
How to use it:
- Bombilla: Fill 2/3 of your mate cup. Insert straw filter, add water and drink instantly. (and repeat) Infuse the same mate up to 15 times.
- Tea infuser / piston coffee maker: Add 2 c. at a mate’s table with a cup of water. Infuse at 80c (non-boiling) from 4-10min.
Yerba mate can be eaten hot or cold.
Benefits: Promotes heart and liver health. Helps burn fat. Boosts metabolism. Relaxes muscles and lowers blood pressure. Detoxifies the body. Improves cardiovascular endurance. Lowers cholesterol. Strengthens the immune system. Reduces stress. Acts as an anti-inflammatory.
We love it! Organic, Ogm-free, vegan, grown in a worker-friendly environment, natural benefits.
Grown in Argentina (fair trade) imported and prepared in Quebec.