100% Japanese Matcha Green Tea Powder, 1lb Organic | Culinary Grade
Materials: Organic Matcha Green Tea Powder
Process: dry Matcha tea leaf powder. Culinary Grade Matcha Tea Powder.
Matcha is a green tea powder produced from shade-grown tea leaves, which gives it its refreshing, slightly sweet flavor, vibrant green color, and silky texture. Matcha makes a delicious tea and is often used in cooking and baking. Our rich Matcha is imported from our Japanese partner, the world's number 1 cultivator of Matcha tea.
*Culinary grade matcha is a very high-quality tea, with a slightly different flavor profile than ceremonial grade matcha. It has a more robust flavor than ceremonial grade matcha, and is slightly less sweet, with more bitter notes.
Matcha is delicious as an iced tea, as well as the traditional hot tea, and makes wonderful green tea lattes and matcha smoothies, as it pairs perfectly with other flavors. Matcha is also commonly used in a variety of sweets and baked good recipes, including ice cream, pies, mousse, cupcakes, shortbread cookies, and pancakes.
How to make Matcha Tea
A) Traditional instructions for preparation:
Daily serving size: 4 oz tea.
Warm the matcha bowl by adding hot water. After a minute, discard the water and dry the bowl thoroughly.
Rinse the bamboo whisk to keep tea powder from sticking.
Using a traditional bamboo spoon, add 1.5-1.75 spoonfuls of powder (1 regular tsp) per 4 oz serving
Add approximately 4 oz of hot water (175-180 deg F). Do not use boiling water.
Mix briskly with a bamboo whisk until all lumps are removed and tea is smooth and creamy with a fine foam on top. Enjoy!
B) Contemporary instructions for preparation:
Daily serving size: 6 oz tea. Use 1 tsp. of matcha per 6 oz of water.
Pour hot water (175-180 deg. F) over tea. Do not use boiling water.
Steep 2-4 minutes.
Strain and serve immediately.
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Our information on the use of this herb should never replace the care of a medical doctor. We are not medical professionals and are not claiming to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We are providing information for educational purposes only, based on common and publicly accessible historical information on the herb. You must be 18 years or older to purchase any herb from our store. We recommend that you educate yourself about the use of this herb before purchasing it.
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IMPORTANT: the picture of the product in most cases are zoomed-in photos of the herb, the product description will be a near accurate description of the herb. Please expect variations in the color of the herb from batch to batch and some possible differences from the picture as this is a natural product that can change with each herb harvest.