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  • How To Prepare Yerba Mate

    Yerba Mate: How to Prepare it and Everything You Need to Start

    Mate is a versatile drink and there many ways of preparing it, depending on the type of yerba mate and liquid you use. There is a huge variety of yerba: with or without stems, finely ground or roughly cut, flavored, sweetened, blended with other herbs. Mate can be drunk with water – hot or cold -, milk or even juice. However, the most popular and traditional way of preparing mate is plain, with hot water. Here’s how to prepare yerba mate.
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  • What is Yerba Mate?

    What is Yerba Mate?

    Mate (pronounced ma-teh) is a caffeinated drink made of leaves and stems of Yerba mate (I. paraguariensis) and usually, hot water. It has been consumed in South America for centuries, and today it is still highly popular in countries such as Argentina, parts of Chile, South of Brazil (where mate is known as chimarrão), Paraguay and Uruguay.
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  • Yerba Mate: How to Prepare it and Everything You Need to Start

    Yerba Mate: How to Prepare it and Everything You Need to Start

    Mate is a versatile drink and there many ways of preparing it, depending on the type of yerba mate and liquid you use. There is a huge variety of yerba: with or without stems, finely ground or roughly cut, flavored, sweetened, blended with other herbs. Mate can be drunk with water – hot or cold -, milk or even juice. However, the most popular and traditional way of preparing mate is plain, with hot water. Here’s how to prepare yerba mate.
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  • How to Grow a Yerba Mate Tree

    How to Grow a Yerba Mate Tree

    Are you interested in growing healthy plants on your property? Have you ever thought about a yerba mate plant? Not only are yerba mate plants easy to grow, but their leaves also have many health benefits.
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  • Yerba Mate Plantations You Can Visit

    Yerba Mate Plantations You Can Visit

    To find yerba mate - also known as “green gold” - head straight to Northeastern Argentina. There, in the far-up provinces of Misiones and Corrientes, you’ll find yerba mate plantations where your favorite herb is harvested.
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  • How to Choose a Yerba Mate Cup in 2 Steps

    How to Choose a Yerba Mate Cup in 2 Steps

    Are you excited about starting to drink mate but not sure where to begin? Are you overwhelmed with all the options available? If so, this is the guide for you. We have narrowed down the main aspects to consider when choosing a mate cup and created an easy 2-step tutorial.
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