This smooth, invigorating “Texan Tea” can be prepared as a normal infusion steeping 1 tsp in a c
up of hot water for 5 min or prepared as a mate with gourd and bomba (pump).
Yaupon (Ilex Vomitoria) is the only caffeinated plant that grows in north america and was drink for purification and unity rituals. We have this processed Green Yaupon from Cat Spring in Texas (catspringtea.com). For the ones used to Meta Mate craft quality, please see our limited offer of Craft Yaupon.