Matcha is tea powder. Matcha does not only come in green tea but in other tea varieties too. Green Tea Matcha Powder is currently the most popular due to its health benefits and its bright vivid color.
Matcha was first created in China sometime around the 7th – 10th century. The word Matcha actually means “Grind Tea” in Chinese.
Matcha was introduces to Japan in the 12th century by Buddhist monks as a meditation aid that helped stimulate alertness & clarity of mind. Now, Matcha is in beverages, cakes, desserts, candies and so much more.