combines Arabica coffee beans with the natural essence
of Yerba Maté. The Yerba Mate in PowerCafe imparts
a subtle softness that enhances the natural flavor of
coffee beans. Coffee brewed from PowerCafe delivers
exciting coffee flavor that is smooth and non-acidic.
Used as a traditional source of energy throughout the
world for centuries, Yerba Maté contains the
natural stimulant mateine, which is similar to caffeine
without the jittery side effects. Smooth and delicious,
PowerCafe is the first beverage to combine the power
of Yerba Maté and organic dark roast Arabica
coffee and is the perfect compliment to the classic
Maté has a long and celebrated history. The Guarani
people of Paraguay consider Yerba Maté to be
the "Drink of the Gods". The Gauchos of Argentina
carry it to help them through their long journeys. Even
Ernesto "Che" Guevara was a true believer
in the revolutionary strength of Yerba Maté.
Over the past few years, Yerba Maté tea has become
popular in the natural food community.
Maté has been shown to increase alertness and
concentration and confer a feeling of well-being. It
is brewed from the dried leaves of the Yerba Maté
tree.Yerba Maté is traditionally prepared as
a tea and served in a ceremonial gourd. The Yerba Mate
tea is sipped through a long silver straw with a filter
on one end known as a bombilla. Now, Maté lovers
can enjoy their favorite drink in a new form of fresh
brewed Arabica coffee, PowerCafe.
is Certified Kosher?
The Vaad Standards equal, or exceed, those set for the
kashrus world by the OU, the OK, and other leading kosher
certification agencies. Consumers eating in VAAD establishments,
or partaking of VAAD certified kosher foods, can be
assured of standards that would be acceptable in any
major kosher center around the world, be it New York,
Los Angeles, or Jerusalem.
Vaad Hakashrus of Northern California: www.norcalkosher.org
What is Certified Organic?
Organic coffees are grown and processed completely free
of pesticides herbicides, fungicides and other damaging
chemicals. These coffees are rigorously monitored and
must be certified by third party agencies that test
the product to insure results.
California Certified Organic Farmers: www.ccof.org