There are many types of bombillas for drinking yerba mate tea. A mate bombilla is…Continue Reading
Mateware refers to the tools and accessories used to consume yerba mate tea. The bombilla and gourd are the essential elements for drinking traditional yerba mate. Start by learning about the curing process for traditional yerba mate gourds (which is optional). Dealing with mold in your calabash gourd? Here’s a quick fix. The bombilla is the traditional filtered metal straw – learn about the different types here. Here’s a tool to clean your bombilla. Not sure which mate gourd is for you? Jump into our getting started guide here.
You Don’t Have to Cure your Yerba Mate Gourd
Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to cure your yerba mate gourd. The gourd…Continue Reading
Argentine Calabash vs Brazilian Cuia – Yerba Mate Gourds
Argentine calabash gourds and Brazilian cuias are both made from the hollowed and dried squash…Continue Reading
How to use a yerba mate bombilla (straw)
First select the correct bombilla for your yerba mate cut. After inverting your mate gourd,…Continue Reading
Selecting a Wooden Yerba Mate Gourd
The good ol’ wooden yerba mate gourd. It’s been with me since the beginning and…Continue Reading
How to Care For Your Wooden Yerba Mate Cup
We’ve spoken about how to select the best wooden yerba mate gourd for you, now…Continue Reading
The Official Yerba Mate Buying Guideby Matero Erik on
Welcome to The Official Yerba Mate Buying Guide, where you’ll easily learn everything you need…Continue Reading
Mold in Yerba Mate Gourd? Here’s How to Save it.
The best way to remove mold from your yerba mate gourd is to allow it…Continue Reading