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How Will Pine Pollen Benefit You?

Posted by LeighLon Surthrival on

Pine trees provide us with an adaptogenic miracle every Spring season, when the male catkins on the end of the pine’s branches drop their pollen, and blanket the grounds with their yellow powder.

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Once Yaupon a Time

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Buckle up, because no sooner than you start telling people how much you’ve been enjoying your Yaupon, someone is going to pipe up and say "Why would you drink that? Don’t you know it makes you vomit?" It is classified as Ilex vomitoria, after all. Depending on your personality you could take the defensive route ("Really? Did you throw up when you tried it? Oh, you never tried it? Thought so"), or the educational route ("As it turns out, this assumption is merely based on an observational mistake") or maybe you’d prefer to just lock eyes with them in perfect silence except for...

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Some Like It Hot Recipe Series - Part 3

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Dark Yaupon When we told you Yaupon is both delicious and versatile, we weren’t exaggerating. To prove it to you, we’re bringing you six recipes that are sure to excite your senses and inspire you to incorporate more wildcrafted ingredients into your caffeinated daily rituals. Our loose-leaf tea is compatible with french presses, tea strainers, coffee makers, and even your reusable Keurig cup (about 1.5tsp per serving). While it’s delicious on its own, it combines nicely with your wild foraged or cultivated plants, as well as with other Surthrival products! The dark roast has the richest flavor of the three, and is...

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Some Like It Hot - Recipe Series Part 2

Posted by Eric Nowels on

Yaupon - Medium Roast  When we told you Yaupon is both delicious and versatile, we weren’t exaggerating. To prove it to you, we’re bringing you six recipes that are sure to excite your senses and inspire you to incorporate more wildcrafted ingredients into your caffeinated daily rituals. Our loose-leaf tea is compatible with french presses, tea strainers, coffee makers, and even your reusable Keurig cup (about 1.5tsp per serving). While it’s delicious on its own, it combines nicely with your wild foraged or cultivated plants, as well as with other Surthrival products! MEDIUM ROAST YAUPON If you've ever enjoyed Yerba Mate—Yaupon's South...

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Some Like It Hot Recipe Series - Part 1

Posted by Eric Nowels on

When we told you Yaupon is both delicious and versatile, we weren’t exaggerating. To prove it to you, we’re bringing you six recipes that are sure to excite your senses and inspire you to incorporate more wildcrafted ingredients into your caffeinated daily rituals. Our loose-leaf tea is compatible with french presses, tea strainers, coffee makers, and even your reusable Keurig cup (about 1.5tsp per serving). While it’s delicious on its own, it combines nicely with your wild foraged or cultivated plants, as well as with other Surthrival products! GREEN YAUPON Green, un-roasted Yaupon has many of the flavors and characteristics of a traditional green...

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