Macdonalds has Matcha soft serve and Starbucks has Matcha Frappe and Latte.
Even Jessica Alba and Gwyneth Paltrow are drinking Matcha latte.
The matcha craze continues to grow. Many brands have create Matcha green tea products.
Starbucks green tea latte is almost as famous as their tall grande coffee. MacDonalds now serves green tea soft-served ice cream in Asia. Even the big brands that have caught on the matcha craze.
So we can safely say Matcha crazy is ON!
These are only a few matcha and green tea infused products.
While it is natural to have Matcha in food products, it is also interesting and even surprising to find Matcha in some unexpected applications.
Matcha foot patch to detox? Matcha facial mask? How about Matcha Beer?
One note to keep in mind when it comes to Matcha products, many of them are made with any green tea powderised, not real Matcha that is used in tea ceremony. That stuff is just too pricy to rub on your feet ;)
Matcha latte powder and syrup often has a lot of fillers and preservatives and likely some sort of colouring to keep it lush green.
Duller green Matcha is usually not fresh.
With those tips above, we close conclude the "Explore Matcha" series.
WE LOVE MATCHA. HOPE YOU DO TOO!
This article is part of the “Explore Matcha” mini-series. It is designed to give you short and sweet dose of tea info.
Explore Matcha series covers –
- What is Matcha
- Matcha, Traditionally
- Matcha Recipes (kitkat, tiramisu and more)
- Let’s Go Matcha Crazy