Blackberry Mate

  • Alcohol-free
  • Hot
  • Long drink

Ingredients

  • 2cl 1883 Blackberry syrup
  • Hot water
  • 2g Yerba mate
  • Fennel seeds

A variant on the famous Argentinian drink. Very fresh and mellow.

Instructions

Put 2g of yerba mate in a calabash gourd (the hollowed-squash recipient used for serving yerba mate), add a few fennel seeds (according to your desired strength of aniseed flavour). Pour in the syrup and add boiling water. Stir while crushing gently with a bomdilla (an iron straw for filtering and drinking yerba mate).

Alcohol abuse is bad for your health, please consume in moderation.

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