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The Brazilian Chimarrão Yerba Mate

Hanna Kasho

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The Brazilian Chimarrão Yerba Mate

Chimarrão is a type of Yerba Mate drunk in the southern regions of Brazil. It's consumed as a regular Yerba Mate, with hot water, and with its traditional utensils gourd & bombilla. But what makes this beverage very special? 


Which Yerba Mate gourd suits your personality?

Stephan Blazevski

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Which Yerba Mate gourd suits your personality?
Another thing that makes Yerba Mate unique infusion, despite its taste are the gourds, cups in which this beverage is served! Today you can find them in different shapes and designs. We're highlighting the most popular ones:

Everything you need to know about Chimarrao - the Brazilian Yerba Mate!

Everything you need to know about Chimarrao - the Brazilian Yerba Mate!
In Brazil, it is known as a chimarrão, which means a ‘’cattle who returned to their wild origins’’.

Drink your Yerba Mate like a pro with these tips!

Stephan Blazevski

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Drink your Yerba Mate like a pro with these tips!
South America's pure treasure, Yerba Mate, became a sweet obsession of countless people around the globe. Used as a morning drink or combined with a good lunch, this beverage is many people's favorite...

Introduction with the Yerba Mate Nomenclature!

Stephan Blazevski

Tags chimarrao, mate tea, Tereré, yerba mate

Introduction with the Yerba Mate Nomenclature!
Yerba Mate first was known as the ''Ka'a'' - ''Herb'', named by the indigenous people, Guarani, who invented this beverage. The meaning of this word was: ''what keeps us alive"...