Bamboo, Spring and Spoon varieties available. The traditional method for sharing mate' with a group of friends and family is to place a bombilla in gourd, then add some mate', wet mate' with cool water then fill with hot water. Pass around to the group. The bombilla filters the mate' so grounds don't get in your mouth.
The spring is the best bombilla. Hand-crafted from stainless steel by a family of Italian Artisans in Buenos Aires. Durable, clog-free, easy to clean. Stainless steel won't leech harmful metals into your body.
The spoon is the traditional bombilla. Hand-crafted from stainless steel in Buenos Aires.
The hand-crafted bamboo bombilla functions best in a taller vessel. Doesn't get too hot like metal bombillas, and imparts a pleasant bamboo flavor to the tea.
Choose your version.