Organic Yerba Mate - Loose Herb Tea Description from Mate Factor
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Stands Out in the Crowd of Energizers
Mate enhances mental clarity, gives long lasting energy, while found by most to be free from the unpleasant side effects associated with coffee and other energizers.
More Antioxidants than Green Tea
Studies reveal Mate to be higher in antioxidants than green tea, partly due to its high Polyphenol content. Yerba Mate also contains vitamins including C, B1 and B2, as well as minerals important for metabolism including Chromium, Copper, Iron, Manganese, Potassium and Zinc. Our Mate is rich in bio-active compounds including Chlorophyll, Pantothenic Acid, Quercetin and Rutin.
Helps Manage Weight
Yerba Mate is widely accepted as an aid to weight management along with a healthy diet and exercise.
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100% Certified Organic Yerba Mate
Traditional Gourd: Experience traditional Mate culture with the gourd and bombilla. Learn more at www.matefactor.com.
French Press: Start with 1/4 cup of Mate leaves per quart of water. Allow to steep in hot (not boiling) water for 3-5 minutes. Adjust the amount of Mate according to your desired strength.
Ice Tea: Brew the Mate extra strong, using 1/2 cup of Mate leaves per quart of water. Mix with honey and lemon, or your favorite juice concentrate. Pour over ice.
Tea Pot or Tea Ball: Start with 1 tablespoon of Mate leaves per 12 oz cup of hot (not boiling) water. Let steep for 3-5 minutes. Adjust the amount of Mate according to your desired strength.
Coffee Maker: Use your coffee machine as normal, starting with 1/4 cup of Mate leaves per quart of water. Adjust the amount of Mate according to your desired strength.
Espresso Machine: Using your espresso machine, fill the basket 3/4 full to allow for expansion of the leaves. Adjust amount to achieve a slow but steady flo