Green Yerba Mate

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Green Yerba Mate, Also known as Paraguay tea and yerba mate; mate is an herb prepared from the leaves of a South America evergreen shrub. Rich in Caffeine, Yerba Mate is a great replacement for coffe.

  • Cup Characteristics: Greenish and vegetative. Mate is rich in caffeine and was used as a caffeine beverage in Latin America before the advent of coffee.
  • Origin: Parana, Brazil
  • Luxury Ingredients: Green mate
  • Infusion: Tending light and yellowish
  • Caffeine: Medium
  • Antioxidant Level: Very high
  • Hot Tea: Bring water to a boil. Place 1 slightly heaping teaspoon of loose tea in the teapot. Pour the boiling water into the teapot. Cover and let steep for 3-7 minutes according to taste.
  • Ice Tea: Place 1 slightly heaping teaspoon of loose tea into a teapot for each serving required. Using freshly drawn cold water, boil and pour over the tea. Cover and let steep for 5 minutes. Add hot tea to a glass filled with ice.
  • Shelf Life: 10 years unopened. 2 years after being opened.