The Maté Factor was founded in 1998. We specialize in fresh, organic yerba mate with the best flavor and richest nutrition possible.
We are very active in giving back to the community we work with in Brazil. Our company actually originated from our desire to help our friends in the region and we have grown ever stronger in this relationship over the years.
We pay our Brazilian partner more than the going rate for our mate, as well as working together closely to help develop local projects to enhance the support of those we work with.
Our company is environmentally conscious as well. We specialize in certified organic products according to the strictest standards because of our passion for the environment. We are in a building powered by solar panels. Over 1000 solar panels mounted on the roof of our building provide the power for our business operations as well as our neighbors. On peak days the panels provide up to 324 kW DC. The cloudy days usually run around 105 KW.
Organic Antioxidant Tea with Turmeric features ramon seeds, traditional food of the Mayans, because they are an effective antioxidant with delicious nutty flavor. Ginger root and black pepper are synergistically added to destroy toxins. Gotu Kola is al super herb with a delightful flavor, which ties it all together. Ginger Root and Black Pepper come together synergistically, powerfully destroying toxins, while Gotu Kola, a super herb, adds delightful flavor.
Mate Factor Organic Chai Mate Tea combines traditional Indian chai spices with our Fresh Brazilian Yerba Mate! You'll love the spicy aromatic flavor of this bestselling, full bodied tea!
Our Mate Chai tea box contains 20 large unbleached tea-bags. All of our tea-bags contain 3.5 grams of tea, DOUBLE the size of most tea-bags on the market, so you can enjoy more of the flavor, nutrition, and energizing effects of Yerba Mate Chai!
Ginkgo Recall Tea features Ginkgo Biloba, unique in its ability to support blood flow to the brain. Along with Ginkgo, Rhodiola Rosea root is added which studies have shown to enhance all aspects of cognitive function. Ashwagandha Root and Gotu Kola have been added for their ability to improve mental retention and perception. Rosemary has long been regarded as an antidote to mental fatigue and to fight forgetfulness. Research has shown that even a small amount of Sage can increase recall abilities. We have combined all these with Cinnamon to stimulate the neuroprotective proteins that guard cells from damage.
Historical evidence for the use of olive leaves dates back thousands of years. Across the globe today, olive leaf is still used as a healthy tonic. In modern times much study has been done of one of its primary constituents, oleuropein, for its strong antioxidant health benefits. Olive Leaf provides a rich supply of oleuropein, reinforcing the immune function by combating free-radicals. Coupled with a wide range of natural polyphenols, powerful antioxidant properties are achieved by Olive Leaf, sparking interest for its support of the body. European research indicates Olive Leaf to have strong properties of fighting microbes, too.
Sleep EZZZ contains adaptogenic herbs, ashwagandha and tulsi, which are deeply relaxing and restful. Ashwagandha increases the body's ability to handle stress, and is a sedative and a tonic all in one. Tulsi relaxes and calms the mind while lavender flowers promote restful sleep. To calm anxiety and insomnia, there is lovely Lemon Balm, widely recognized in Europe. Increased levels of serotonin and melatonin are helped by Chamomile, fostering a reduction in stress and worry. Enjoy this soothing blend to help get the ZZZZ's you need!
Combined with Marshmallow Root and Green Cardamom Seeds, the digestive tract is soothed and calmed improving digestion and giving your whole body a renewed sense of relaxation. The calming effects of Rooibos, Chamomile Flowers, and Fennel help reduce nervous tension, while Ginger Root is warming and rejuvenating. Ashwagandha, being adaptogenic, is a tonic and a sedative, simultaneously energizing and calming is stressful conditions.
A Healthy Alternative to Coffee - Without Sacrificing Taste or that Energizing Boost in the Morning! Our unique blend of Yerba Mate and roasted grains (Carob, Barley, & Chicory) brews a delightfully rich, invigorating cup without sacrificing the benefits of our fresh, Green Mate. Dark Roast Yerba Mate tastes great with milk (even soy or rice) and your favorite sweetener (we prefer honey).
A treasure from South America now comes home to you: * Energizes and Sustains you throughout the day * Combats Fatigue and Sleepiness, Promotes Mental Clarity * Long Lasting Effects * Free from the Unpleasant Side Effects often associated with coffee
Yerba Mate is more than just an invigorating brew. It is one of nature's best sources of antioxidants. In addition, a full complement of vitamins and minerals (including chlorophyll, vitamins A, B, C, E, magnesium, potassium, iron, pantothenic acid, and much more) help make a cup of Mate tea an excellent immune-boosting brew.
We use 100% percent certified organic Yerba Mate, responsibly grown without pesticides or chemical fertilizers. The Mate Factor is founded on providing a fair wage to the conscientious people in South America who provide our special Mate.
Our Dark Roast tea box contains 20 large unbleached tea-bags. All of our tea-bags contain 3.5 grams of tea, DOUBLE the size of most tea-bags on the market, so you can enjoy more of the flavor, nutrition, and energizing effects of Yerba Mate!
For use in a coffee maker or French press, check out the 12oz Dark Roast Loose Tea.
Naturally High in Vitamin C. This amazing, fruity Hibuscus Lime yerba mate blend is not only refreshing hot or cold, but is an amazing booster to your body's defense system.
Our Hibiscus Lime tea box contains 20 large tea-bags. All of our tea-bags contain 3.5 grams of tea, DOUBLE the size of most tea-bags on the market, so you can enjoy more of the flavor, nutrition, and energizing effects of Yerba Mate!
Refreshing and Healing. Mate Factor Lemon Ginger combines Lemon Myrtle and Ginger Root with our Fresh Brazilian Yerba Mate! This tea is a refreshing summer favorite!
Our Lemon Ginger tea box contains 20 large tea-bags. All of our tea-bags contain 3.5 grams of tea, DOUBLE the size of most tea-bags on the market, so you can enjoy more of the flavor, nutrition, and energizing effects of Yerba Mate!
Mocha Mint, a rich and refreshing yerba mate blend, is excellent hot or cold. Many people love this as an after-dinner beverage, or to enhance the social mood.
Our Mocha Mint tea box contains 20 large tea bags. All of our teabags contain 3.5 grams of tea, DOUBLE the size of most teabags on the market, so you can enjoy more of the flavor, nutrition, and energizing effects of Yerba Mate!
All other yerba mate sold in the USA is aged for 1-2 years before being packaged, according to cultural traditions from Paraguay, Uraguay and Argentina. However, in Brazil, mate is commonly prefered as fresh as possible. The Mate Factor prefers this style, since it preserves the life-giving nutrients and the fresh green taste.
Our Fresh Green tea box contains 24 large unbleached tea-bags. All of our tea-bags contain 3.5 grams of tea, DOUBLE the size of most tea-bags on the market, so you can enjoy more of the flavor, nutrition, and energizing effects of Yerba Mate! This tea is the same high-quality mate used in our 12oz Fresh Green Loose Tea.