This colorful, herbal brew includes roasted mate, rooibos, coffee beans, sunflowers, blue mallow flowers, and marigolds. Mate contains a stimulant similar to caffeine, although without the jitteriness or addictive tendencies. Reports show that the blends of natural chemicals present in Maté react differently on the central nervous system, as compared to just caffeine or guarana.
How to Brew this Tea:
Amount of Tea per 6 oz water – 1 teaspoon
Water Temperature - 212º
Time of Steeping - 4-5 minutes
Iced Tea: Brew as above and chill or double the amount of tea and pour over a full glass of ice.