A robust cup with hints of green tea grassiness, oak and a faint touch of coffee. Discovered in South America before coffee, mate is extremely popular in Latin America. In Argentina, it is the national drink.
This Organic Mate is traditionally processed. It is air and hand dried. Yerba Mate contains minerals including zinc, chromium, potassium, copper, iron, manganese and nickel. It also contains Vitamin C, Vitamin B1 and Vitamin B2. Yerba Mate benefits may include reducing oxidative stress, cardiovascular benefits and improving cognition.
NOTE: Not safe for children as well as pregnant and breast feeding women.
Ingredients: Green mate
Very high in antioxidants
Medium in Mateine (a caffeine like substance)
Altitude: 1500 - 3000 feet above sea level
From Brazil (Parana)