El mate. I love this black & white photo. These very old hands, have done this for God knows how many years.

Brewing yerba mate with a kettle ("pava" in spanish). The word "Pava" (Turkey) comes from the similarity the Gaucho saw in this vessel with the silhouette of the bird while brooding her eggs in the nest.

His Holiness Pope John Paul II enjoying a delicious yerba mate.

II, 3 - His Holiness Pope John Paul II enjoying a delicious yerba mate.

Mates

Yerba Mate Tea Gourd - Gourd and bombilla are essential for drinking Yerba Mate traditionally.

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