Matcha 101 + Matcha Tea Latte

Matcha 101 + Matcha Tea Latte

Matcha is a young, delicate, high-grade, green tea leaf that is, grown in the shade for about three weeks before it’s hand picked, dried and ground into a fine powder.

During the time it’s grown in the shade the plant produces very high levels of chlorophyll which is a plant based pigment that is not only responsible for matcha’s beautiful bright green color, but also packs the leaves full of nutrients and antioxidants.

The shade also creates an amino acid called L-Theanine, which is the magic ingredient found in matcha, said to reduce anxiety, and enhance your mood while boosting, concentration, focus and alertness.

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