Yerba Mate is a beautiful emerald green drink that originates in Argentina and has become the vitality nectar of Argentina, Peru, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and recently the United States. Yerba mate is a well-known beverage widely consumed by people of South America. It is made from dried leaves of the Ilex paraguariensis tree which is a native South American tree. Zen's Argentina Yerba maté is handpicked in the shade of the rainforest canopy - fresh & vibrant, not aged or smoked.
TasteYerba Mate is comparable in taste to a high-quality Japanese green tea but with a more herbaceous, grassy character and contains as many antioxidants in every serving.
What this tea can do A healthy and stimulating drink, Yerba Maté is a potent natural source of antioxidants and an appetite suppressant. It contains vitamins A, C, E, B1, B2, Niacin (B3), B5 & minerals such as Calcium, Manganese, Iron, Selenium, Potassium, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Zinc, Chromium, Copper, and Aluminum. Other compounds in Yerba Mate are Chlorophyll, Flavonols, Polyphenols, Antioxidants, & 15 Amino Acids.
Grown in South America & hand-packed in the USA.