Yerba Mate' Tea
Yerba Mate' is a member of the holly family. It is grown in
northern Argentina by sustainable harvesting methods; no trees are cut down. Mate' as
it is known, is milled in traditional proportions, for optimum flavor & benefits:
77% leaf - 15% twig - 8% powder
On an average, 1# will last 1 month, depending on the taste you prefer. Mate' has an authorative,
earthy, green tea taste.
*Strengthens immune system *Increases libido
*Reduces blood pressure
*Breaks down fat
*Balances sleep patterns
*Delivers oxygen to the
*Increases focus, creativity,
heart & lungs during
strength, energy &endurance exercise
Recent research shows that Mate' reduces cholesterol, contains antioxidants, 15 amino acids,
24 vitamins & minerals, & acts as a general body tonic.
Place 2-3 Tablespoons in a cup or tea ball. Add hot water*
and sweetener if desired. Do not steep, drink immediately.
You may also keep adding water and using the same herbs
until the flavor disappears.
*Add hot, never boiling water. Boiled water breaks down the molecular structure
of the tea and kills the vital nutrients.