This caffeinated beverage is native to Paraguay, southern Brazil and Argentina. Maté Vert is prepared with the dried green leaves of a type of holly. It is attributed many virtues. Its stimulating effect lasts longer than that of coffee It is the popular drink of Gauchos, South American cowboys, it has become the national drink in almost all countries of South America over the years. To taste it in the traditional way, a calabash* and a bombilla* will transport you to the pampas, the great meadow of Argentina.
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