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Ristretto or 'corto' as it is popularly called is a hot favorite of coffee lovers who would like to experiment on different varieties of espresso types. This espresso coffee is prepared by a very small shot of espresso. A shot is made of 1 to 1 1/2 ounces...
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Yerba Mate Organic Tea
Organic products have been gaining a lot of prominence in the recent past. They are more preferred because of their nutritional and sustainability value. One such product is Yerba mate organic tea. Yerba mate, often called the drink of "friendship and health," is touted as a drink that is not only an enjoyable social custom, but healthy for your body as well. Claims concerning the health and benefits of yerba mate are plentiful, although many are based on a long history of anecdotal evidence instead of scientific studies.
A quick fact analysis about the plant- Yerba mate is a South American native shrub which. The tea made out of this is preferred because yerba mate acts as an appetite suppressant, clears the mind, relieves allergies, improves sleep patterns and lifts their mood. And the best part is all is obtained without the side effects of tea and coffee which have the ill effects of drugs called theobromine and caffeine included in them.
Yerba mate tea is very easy to prepare also it can be brewed in a coffee pot the best way to make is to simply place one ounce of dry yerba mate in a coffee filter and brew as you would coffee in a six-cup drip coffee maker only precaution to be taken is you should not overfill, as the yerba mate expands rapidly and the filter will overflow. And it should also be noted that the brewing include a lot of nuance when extracting the infusion so it's better to learn from an experienced person. But once you learn it is too easy to make.
Yerba mate is easily available in retail and whole sale. It can also be purchased online. Here are some more advantages of the yerba mate delight. It is an excellent antioxidant and also an anti carcinogenic. In the present world which is full of carcinogenic agents it is an ant carcinogenic agent which prevents the human body vulnerability to cancerous effects. It is also helpful in weight loss. More than a drink, Yerba Mate has become a cultural phenomenon throughout South America. Its benefits are obvious. In Buenos Aires, where people carry their Mate with them throughout the day, the site of an obese person is rare. The ingredients stimulate myocardial tissue (heart tissue) while relaxing smooth muscle tissue. It contains 20 vitamins and minerals -- including magnesium, potassium and manganese- 15 amino acids and some say, has 90% more antioxidants than green tea. So yerba tea is an excellent substitute for coffee detesters.