Mamaki Beer

Annual Stinging-Nettle Eating Contest

A tongue-in-cheek Vice article titled English Idiots Hold Annual Stinging-Nettle Eating Contest traces the history of the event to a pub in 1986 where …

Kamehameha Butterfly

Native Hawaiian Butterfly Favors Mamaki

The Kamehameha butterfly is the Hawaiian state insect and one of only two butterflies native to the islands. And considering its favorite plant is mamaki, …

Native Hawaiian Medicine

Mamaki in Native Hawaiian Medicine

A 2007 study on antioxidant activity in mamaki leaves references the book Native Hawaiian Medicines by MN Chun, p. 216-7. Unfortunately the …

World Tea Consumption Map

World Tea Stats

Euromonitor, an independent research company specializing in data for consumer markets, is such a rich source of information on worldwide tea consumption …