This evergreen shrub found in South America is famed for its invigorating effect. Yerba Mate's latin name is Ilex paraguariensis and is a species of the holly (family Aquifoliaceae). It is drunk there usually from a hollowed out gourd and special silver straw. As with green tea it is a great source of antioxidants and helpful in times of fasting. If you like this you may also like to try Ku Ding Wild Tea.
|Country of Manufacture||Brazil|
|Brewing Time||6-12 mins|
|Water Temperature||100 ° c|
|Number of infusions||1-2|
|Quantity||1g per 100ml of water|