Bye Bye Latte, Hello Guayusa

Bye Bye Latté, Hello Guayusa: Why The Amazon Holds the Secret to a Cleaner, Healthier Caffeine Grown in the jungle by the indigenous Kichwa, guayusa (gwhy-you-sa) is a sacred leaf used in ceremonial rituals. This clean source of caffeine is the next noble, and healthy, substitute for your daily cup of coffee. Brandon Presser 08.29.14 5:45 AM ET It’s 4am on the river. The fire crackles beneath an iron cauldron. A boiling brew is scooped into makeshift bowls—hollowed out coconut halves. Frederico leads [...]

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Guayusa the New Coffee

Guayusa – A Health Boosting Coffee Alternative Coffee’s Allure Not many of us can say no to the allure of waking up to a piping hot, steaming cup of coffee. The aroma, the comfort… coffee becomes more than a beverage. For some of us, it becomes a ceremony, a ritual. If you have problems getting your day started without a hot cup of coffee every morning, you are not alone. Eight out of ten adults admit to being coffee drinkers! However, this [...]

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