Mate Blog — gourds
Yerba Mate gourds unlike bombillas, come in a lot more different shapes and sizes, materials, etc.
Deciding which one will be the best option for you as a Yerba Mate consumer might be though. Especially because some are taking a lot more responsibility and need to be cured every day and som not.
Used for centuries by the indigenous Guarani people as a sip container for the traditional Yerba Mate drink, the gourd is just another way of people's creativity and ability to make a masterpiece out of a very basic fruit-calabash fruit.
As time passes by, this one in a kind cup has been through many phases in which it only became better and affordable for each hand...