This leafy roasted mate from Brazil has a maltier taste than traditional green mates, with a nutty flavor which makes it's an ideal coffee substitute. Roasted in a manner similar to coffee, this mate yields a flavorful drink providing energy without jitteriness. It has a toasty, comforting chicory note that combines well with milk and sugar as well. This mate can be enjoyed warm as a coffee substitute, either black or sweetened with milk and sugar. It's great as a cold brew as well.