Wisdom of the Ancients
Wisdom of the Ancients blends the traditions of native wisdom and the standards of modern science in our line of flavorful, health-promoting teas from around the world. Wisdom of the Ancients promises only the finest herbs that are wildcrafted, family farmed or estate grown. We have abided by fair trade and fair wage principles for more than 25 years.
Nature's Premier Energy Beverage
There is no better feeling than the comfort of family and friends. In South America yerba mate is just that, part family and good friend. Intertwined in daily life, yerba mate is a nutritious source of energy, mental alertness and good health.
With less caffeine than coffee or black tea, yerba mate energizes with nutrition by providing 196 active compounds including vitamins, minerals and more antioxidants than green tea. This non-jittery boost of energy and nutrition makes yerba mate nature's premier energy beverage for body and mind. And with Yerba Mate Royale's unique taste that includes the naturally sweet herb stevia, it's sure to quickly enter your circle of family and friends.
Benefits of Mate
As a dietary supplement, bring water or milk to a simmer. Do not boil. Use one or more tea bags per cup and steep for three to five minutes. Drink hot or iced and flavor with lemon, mint or other herbs.
Licorice Pepper (Piper fulvescens) is the English name we have given this rare rainforest herb.