Category: Yaupon and Yerba Mate
Yaupon and Yerba Mate are popular herbal teas that do contain caffeine. Yaupon is indigneous to North America and Yerba Mate to South America. Both are part of healing and ceremonial traditions.
Did you wake up asking yourself how to celebrate the first official Native American holiday? We woke up wondering how we could celebrate indigenous people’s day with tea.
A friend was going over tea consumption stats by country and noted that Chile is high on the list, which I asked an online contact there about.
What about all these other “teas”? Confusion about what is a true tea comes from the indiscriminate use of the word “tea.” It seems that any beverage made from hot water and a plant ends up with the appellation “tea.” People say they like mint tea, rooibos tea, yerba mate tea, and others