Common Name: Yerba Mate
Botanical Name: Ilex Paraguariensis
Yerba mate is a traditional South American brew that’s been said to offer the “strength of coffee, the health benefits of tea, and the euphoria of chocolate” all in one beverage.
It was called “the drink of the gods” by many indigenous South Americans and later “the green gold of the Indios” by European settlers.
It is said that Yerba Mate increases energy, enhances focus, mental clarity, alertness and concentration. Yerba Mate is loaded with vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and amino acids.
Yerba Mate is used in spells dedicated to love, lust and fidelity. It is said that placing a bit of this dried herb in a pouch and wearing it, you will attract someone of the opposite sex.