We have great news for every yerba mate fan: after a long break Palo Santo Pampeano is again available at our online shop! It's a real treat for those who want to expand their collections with a new gourd. In this article we introduce the benefits of Palo Santo Pampeano, and we explain its role in drinking yerba mate to the ones who have only started their adventure with yerba mate.
Every yerba mate fan knows that a solid mate gourd is a key when it comes to comfortably enjoying favourite drink. Pioneers had no ceramic dishes, so they had to find another way. They were making vessels using gourds, plants similar to pumpkins. Why was it useful as a mate gourd and how did they make it?