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Green Tea

Yerba Mate Tea

Yerba Mate Tea
Yerba Mate Tea
Yerba Mate Tea
Yerba Mate Tea
Yerba Mate Tea

Style

Loose Leaf

Size

125gMakes 37 cups250gMakes 75 cupsSample - 10g

Price

£2.75

Quantity

Only 9 left in stock
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A fantastic green infusion for providing a drink to give an energy boost as it contains mateine, a natural stimulant.

10-12 mins

brewing time

100°C

water temperature

4-5 tsp.

tea per litre of water

About Yerba Mate Tea

Pronounced 'mah-tay', Yerba Mate tea is a hugely popular drink in South America which dates back to the 16th century. The Mate tea comes from the green leaves of a type of holly that is said to have manifold good effects. Therefore in South America Mate tea is also called "Beverage of the Gods".


Drinking Yerba Mate out of one cup was something ritual with the native Indians. Its stimulating effect lasts longer than that of coffee. A short infusion time brings about a stimulating effect, longer weakens it.

Yerba Mate tea is a fantastic green infusion for providing an energy boost as it contains mateine, a natural stimulant similar to caffeine but without the toxicity and disruption to your metabolism. A Mate drink contains many vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants and boasts numerous health benefits.

Best drunk without milk.

IMPORTANT: Always brew with boiling water and let infuse for 5-10 minutes in order to obtain a safe beverage!

Region: South America
Taste: Light, mellow, grassy flavours

To help you get the best from our tea, click here to download our FREE How to make Tea Guide

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Delivery options

Delivery rates are based on the total weight of your order. Shown below are the rates for standard delivery (2-3 days) to the UK mainland.

Total order weight

Delivery cost

Up to 6 samples (60g)

£1.20

0.60kg - 1.99kg

£3.50

2.00kg - 4.99kg

£6.50

5.00kg - 14.99kg

£7.95

15.00kg - 25.00kg

£12.95

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