Botanical Name: Ilex guayusa
this tea is cut from the green Guayusa leaf (pronounced gwhy-you
-sa), native to Amazonian Ecuador and a close botanical relative to yerba mate
Guayusa has been part of Amazonian culture in Ecuador and cultivated for thousands of years, as it is still today. It is treasured for its unique balance of caffeine, antioxidants, vitamins, amino acids, and its energizing effect that is similar to that of coffee
and yerba mate
brew 5-7 minutes for an olive green colored naturally caffeinated herbal infusion
that can keep your mind sharp and alert. Neutral aroma with a slightly grassy taste. Blends well with Lemongrass
Storage: Store in a cool, dark, dry location in a sealed container.
Disclaimer: This information is for educational purposes only and has not been evaluated by the CFIA or FDA. It is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This product has been packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and other potential allergens.