Archive | February, 2011

A Mate Enthusiast's Story

A Mate Enthusiast’s Story

For the last year mate has been my study companion. I started drinking mate when I was in Canada, after watching David Askaripour videos about mate. Even though I had heard a lot about mate before, I never got to try it. My first experiences with mate were all about getting used to the bitter […]

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A Nice Selection of Yerba Mates

A Nice Selection of Yerba Mates

Many new yerba mate drinkers commonly ask “what’s the best mate to drink?” So below I’ve compiled a few links (click brand titles to read full review) and recaps to some good mates we’ve been trying over here at Circle of Drink. La Merced Barbacuá Mate This is a super smooth yerba, a bit like […]

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Cruz De Malta Mate Review with MDO

Cruz De Malta Mate Review with MDO

AMANDA. AMANDA. AMANDA. Amanda Yerba Mate has been the only mate that I’ve been drinking for the past couple of months. While I love its rich and bitter taste, I also wanted to expand my taste for mates. I took some famous, Cruz De Malta, out of my cupboard, and got down to trying it […]

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Mate: The Chill Drink

Mate: The Chill Drink

I LOVE MATE, and it is because of this that I respect and appreciate all that it does for me, and for others. While mate has recently become a large part of my life, there are times when I prefer a nice cup of tea. Due to the fact that mate causes me to chill […]

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