Yerba Mate Guide

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.

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.

22 Foods That Go Well With Drinking Yerba Mate

22 Foods That Go Well With Drinking Yerba Mate 

If you get the munchies while drinking yerba mate, you’re not alone. There’s something about the warm, bitter taste of a buen mate that makes you want to snack. Luckily, you’ve got plenty of options for foods that go well with drinking yerba mate – and they’re all as tasty as can be.

The Health Benefits of Yerba Mate

Can Yerba Mate help you lose weight? How much caffeine is Yerba Mate? Is it safe to drink during pregnancy? Can Yerba Mate cause cancer? Can it help prevent it? Is yerba high in antioxidants? What are Yerba Mate’s side effects?

Why You Should Ditch Coffee and Tea for Yerba Mate

Of course, yerba mate is much more than a cool trend. For many, it’s an integral part of their culture. For others, it’s a great nutritional alternative to coffee and tea. Today we’ll go over the big benefits of yerba mate, so you can decide whether you want to try a sip! Warning: after reading this article, you may just become a mate enthusiast.

Choosing Your First Yerba Mate to Try

As a yerba mate newbie, you may find your first mate a little intimidating. From what style of mate to make, what yerba to buy, what bombilla and mate to use, and how to prepare it, there’s a lot to think about. Today we’ll break down the process so that you can choose your first yerba mate to try – and actually enjoy it, too.

Using Yerba Mate as Fertilizer

Using Yerba Mate as Fertilizer

Throwing used yerba mate directly into the garden is very common practice, and many believe it serves as a natural fertilizer. In this article, we explain why this is not recommended and what to do instead.

What’s the Best Water Temperature for Yerba Mate?

What’s the Best Water Temperature for Yerba Mate?

Water is an essential, yet overlooked part of mate drinking. The quality of the water, its temperature, and even how it’s poured on the mate are all factors that will alter the drink’s performance, taste and health benefits.

The Best Insulated Drink Bottle / Thermos for Yerba Mate

We have previously talked about the basic mate kit and how to create one targeted for travelling. In this article we’ll help you select an insulated water bottle or thermos, a non-essential, yet a crucial tool for modern-day mate drinking.