Argentinean Mate

Argentinean Mate

£5.00
Mate is Argentina's national tea drink and just like the country itself the taste is fiery.
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  • Serving Size: 25 servings per 50g pouch
  • Type: Mate

Product Details

Description

Mate is Argentina's national drink and just like the country itself the taste is strong and fiery with peppery notes. It is prepared by steeping dried, chopped & crushed leaves of yerba mate then mixed in to a paste before hot water is added. It can be drunk culturally and shared in a group or enjoyed like a regular cup of tea for the taste.

Each pouch contains 50g of loose leaf tea, enough for 25 servings

Ingredients

100% Pure yerba mate - crushed

  Herbal    High Level of Caffeine

Brewing & Serving Suggestions

If using a tradtional gourd, fill 3/4 full and shake dust out on your palm. Add cool water and allow Yerba to swell for 2-3 minutes, add warm water about 80 degrees for 2-3 minutes. Using a mate straw create a bridge or valley and insert the straw then drink, replenishing the water as you go.