70% ORGANIC YERBA MATE – 30% ORGANIC GREEN TEA
POWERFUL NATURAL ANTIOXIDANT
100% NATURAL- WITHOUT AGROTOXICS OR CHEMICALS – A MUST TRY !
YERBA MATE GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS
The already known YERBA MATE benefits plus the healthful properties of GREEN TEA which are largely attributed to polyphenols, chemicals with potent antioxidant properties. In fact, the antioxidant effects of polyphenols appear to be greater than vitamin C. The polyphenols in green tea also give it its somewhat bitter flavor. Also GREEN TEA is rich in catechin polyphenols, particularly epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG). EGCG is a powerful antioxidant: besides inhibiting the growth of cancer cells, it kills cancer cells without harming healthy tissue.
Production: This ia an organic yerba mate. Organic teas have no pesticides, herbicides or fungicides. Also, they do not have artificial flavors or ingredients of any kind. The packaging material that is used with the organic teas is also organic, as the paper that is used is recycled and biodegradable and the ink is water based.
Origins: Produced by a small and independent producer in Misiones, the land of the Yerba Mate.
Aging: Usually the aging process for the organic teas are longer than the regular therefore the flavor and aroma is better. It also makes the yerba mate less acidic.