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Wood Gourds

Natural yerba mate wood gourd is the second most popular mate cup choice for drinking yerba mate.

  • A wood gourd is a great mate cup for both beginners and seasoned yeba mate drinkers.
  • Easiest mate gourd to keep clean. Learn how to clean mate gourd
  • You do not need to cure mate gourds made of wood, with the exception of the Palo Santo Gourd.
  • A wood gourd adds a pleasant flavor to the yerba mate from their first use, though wood gourds do not have the more powerful flavor enhancing properties of a squash mate gourd.
  • Flat base of wood gourd adds stability, so the mate cup is less likely to tip over.


The mate cup's unique shape compresses the yerba mate tea in order to create suction for nutrient extraction. Using this specially shaped mate gourd is the secret to preserving the high level of nutrients and maximizing the benefits of yerba mate

Artisans create each unique mate cup from wood or a special squash.

Read more in our yerba mate buying guide, or narrow down your mate cup search by looking at our natural mate gourds, natural wood mate gourds, or our specialty mate cups.

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