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How to make a Mate

There are many ways to make a mate and everyone has their own technique with special tricks. Most tutorials however are more suitable for leafy cut Mates while fine cut tutorials are often made by and for a public that has grown up in the chimarrao culture.  drinking...

Tutorial Menu

As we aim for the highest quality mate this includes a high level of education.  On  our you tube channel  you will find tutorials in other languages and other videos such as reviews, mate harvesting and presentations We...

Raw Recipes with Mate

Raw Recipes with Mate

Meta Mate Raw lends itself to numerous possibilities in the kitchen for those wishing to experiment Energy Balls:  Grind the following ingredients separately: 200g of Nuts (Almonds, Cashews, Hazelnuts & ParaNuts) 250g of Dried Fruits (Dates, Apricotes, Apples) 25g...

How to clean a bomba for Chimarrão / bombilla for yerba mate

Some good tips on selecting a Yerba mate bombilla and techniques on how to clean your erva mate bomba to enjoy your meta mate with a hygienic mate straw. So important as to keep it clean it is to have a proper device. Please...

How to Cure a Cuia / Mate Gourd

This system is typical from Uruguay. You need Uruguayan cut yerba mate or better, chimarrao cut erva mate, as more powdery as you can. The most powdery meta mate usually comes from Gehm Family. First of all wash the cuia with warm water, let soaking for 20 minutes,...

Moida Fina 2 in 1 – A quick fix.

Moida Fina 2 in 1 – A quick fix.

Salete Gehm knows what its like to have to wake up early in the morning and prepare a quick mate to get her going before starting with her daily chores including producing artisanal mate with her husband and sons. An accustomed cuia drinker, Salete adapted quickly to...

MetaMate 2 in 1 Thermoglass

The new Meta Mate Thermoglass is a modern urban option to the traditional Cuia. It offers decreased preperation time, portability, shakeability and also suits other beverages.                   How To Use: Add Mate. See table...

How To Prepare A Mate

How To Prepare A Mate

Mate drinkers take pride in their special techniques for preparing a mate, what is a challenge for the novice drinker at first.  Here is our favourite way to prepare a long mate which uses less erva and has plenty of space for water in  our tailor-made ceramic cuias. ...

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