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Glass gourds: Are they safe for use?

Stephan Blazevski

Tags gourds, types of gourds, yerba mate gourds

Glass gourds: Are they safe for use?
We all know that if you pour boiling water to a glass bowl or cup, the chances of burning your hands are high.
But in this 21st century, where everything went through a change, so do the glass material...

The new era of gourds: Ceramic and Glass gourds!

The new era of gourds: Ceramic and Glass gourds!

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...


The unique Calabash gourds !

Stephan Blazevski

Tags calabash gourds, gourds, mate gourds, types of gourds, yerba mate gourds

The unique Calabash gourds !
The one and only Calabash gourd, or also known as a bottle gourd, is a vine grown for its fruit and can be consumed as a vegetable if it's harvested young or can be used as a utensil if it's harvested mature.
They have variety of shapes, and that's one of the main reasons why they are favorite crafts for the art creators!

Cure your gourd and make it pure !

Stephan Blazevski

Tags gourds, mate gourds, types of gourds, yerba mate facts, yerba mate gourds

Cure your gourd and make it pure !
''Curar el mate-Cure the mate gourd'' - a process where you adapting your gourd to the Yerba mate infusion!

We introduce you with the types of gourds used worldwide. You just have to choose which one will be your favorite !

Stephan Blazevski

Tags gourds, mate gourds, types of gourds, yerba mate gourds

We introduce you with the types of gourds used worldwide. You just have to choose which one will be your favorite !
Introduce yourself with the various types of Yerba Mate Gourds!