Our organic yerba mate is organically grown, fair trade certified by IMO, and produces a light green beverage, with a refreshingly bold flavor. Yerba mate is the dried leaves and stems of a South American rainforest holly and is the national beverage of Paraguay. The term mate is a Guarani Indian word for gourd, referring to the hollowed-out gourds once used to hold the tea.
Yerba mate is one of the world’s most effective and healing beverages with over 196 active compounds that shadows the active compounds found in Green tea (Camellia sinensis) which has about 144. This tea is untreated and contains no filler or flavoring agents, just pure organic yerba mate leaves.
How to use: Brew 1 tbsp per 8 oz and steep for 7-10 minutes so all properties are fully extracted. Stain and enjoy with honey or some freshly squeezed lemon! Enough for 8-10 cups of tea.IMPORTANT: this product does not claim to cure, prevent, or treat any illnesses or diseases. These statements have not been approved by the FDA. Always consult with your health provider before incorporating herbal medicine into your regimens. Venus in Aquarius Apothica is not responsible for misuse of our products or adverse reactionsAny questions? Don’t hesitate to message me!