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   Yerba Maté ( Argentina & Brazil )

Mate (Iiex paraguariensis) is an evergreen member of the holly family. It grows wild in Argentina, Chile, Peru and Brazil, but it is most abundant in Paraguay. In many parts of Latin America and South America mate is enjoyed as a refreshing start of each day and a revitalizing and stimulating tonic drink whenever people meet. It is said to boost immunity, cleanse and stimulate the blood, tone the nervous system, combat fatigue, stimulate the mind, control the appetite and eliminate insomnia - the list is endless.

 

Mate contains over 190 active compounds, including Vitamins A,C,E,B1,B2, and B complex, iron, potassium, manganese, chlorophyll and amino acids.

 

 

 Yerba Maté - Green  ( Argentina )  Sorry Out Of Stock

  50g / 1.77oz 100g / 3.53oz 500g / 1.1 Lb 1Kg / 2.2 Lb

TARAGUI - Blue

(with No Sticks)

CAD$ 3.00

CAD$ 5.00

CAD$ 11.00

CAD$ 20.00

TARAGUI - Red

(with Sticks)

CAD$ 3.00 CAD$ 5.00 CAD$ 11.00 CAD$ 20.00

 

 

Pajarito / Paraguay Maté

Price: $ 22.00 / kg

 

 

 Flavoured Mate

 

Hibiscus Lime

 

50g / 1.77oz

CAD$   3.75

100g / 3.53oz

CAD$   7.00

250g / 8.82oz

CAD$ 16.00

500g / 1.1LB

CAD$ 30.00

1 kg  /  2.2LB

CAD$ 58.00

 

Java Express

Roasted mate, black tea, chocolate pieces (Unsweetened Chocolate, sugar Soya Lecithin, Vanilla ), Vanilla bits, cinnamon pieces, natural and artificial flavours.

50g / 1.77oz

CAD$   3.75

100g / 3.53oz

CAD$   7.00

250g / 8.82oz

CAD$ 16.00

500g / 1.1LB

CAD$ 30.00

1 kg  /  2.2LB

CAD$ 58.00

 

Pomegranate

 

50g / 1.77oz

CAD$   3.75

100g / 3.53oz

CAD$   7.00

250g / 8.82oz

CAD$ 16.00

500g / 1.1LB

CAD$ 30.00

1 kg  /  2.2LB

CAD$ 58.00

 

Roasted Hazelnut

Roasted mate, hazelnuts, natural flavour.

50g / 1.77oz

CAD$   3.75

100g / 3.53oz

CAD$   7.00

250g / 8.82oz

CAD$ 16.00

500g / 1.1LB

CAD$ 30.00

1 kg  /  2.2LB

CAD$ 58.00

Yerba Maté ( Ilex Paraguarensis )

 

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Yerba mate is a very hearty bush belonging to the holly family, possessing leathey, oval and slightly serrated leaves.

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It grows wild beneath the rainforest canopy in many regions of South America.

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Mate has been a staple part of the diet and the basis of most folk medicines in South America for thousands of years.

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Traditionally considered "drink of the Gods", Mates healing properties include:

vitamins A,C,E,B1,B2,B3, and B complex

 

trace minerals, calcium, magnesium, potassium, manganese, iron, selenium, silicon,  sulphur, and phosphorous

 

15 amino acids, fatty acids, flavenols, polyphenols and high chlorophyll content

 

an organic xanthenine related to caffeine yet considerably different - lowers blood pressure, relaxes arteries, enhances psychomotor skills, non-habit forming

 

antioxidants between 50%~70% higher than green teas

 

Mate being a full body "tonic" or "cure-all", is popular for its many positive effects on the body:

  1. Boosts immune system

  2. Improves mood

  3. Induces mental clarity

  4. Sustains high energy levels

  5. Aids in weight loss

  6. Acts as a nutritional supplement

  7. Increases libido

  8. Detoxifies blood

PURA VIDA AMOCOS!