Everything You Should Know about Matcha Tea

Thu, Feb 9, 2017

The name matcha literally means powdered tea. Although matcha is popularly known as ground green tea, the tea plants for matcha are grown in a slightly different way. The green tea plants to be used for matcha are grown in the shade for a couple of weeks before the leaves are harvested. When the plant is grown in the shade, its caffeine and theanine content increases, making matcha a stronger version of typical green tea.

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