Mate Blog — yerba mate tradition
Yerba Mate (ma-teh) is a South American beverage produced with the leaves from the I. paraguariensis tree. It is consumed by many generations across South America, and nowadays across the globe, which is why it's considered as a beverage in the top 10 most consumed!
Have you ever heard of ''cebador''? That's the person who's leading every Yerba Mate drinking circle. He's the one traditionally breeding the Yerba Mate, and then first tasting it, and passing to the next one in the circle. This is one more way of Yerba Mate proving to us that it's one of the friendliest despite being tastiest, beverage nowadays!
The folk heroes of the Pampas are truly connected with the Yerba Mate history in many ways!