And my 1st yr. on steepster comes to a close. Celebrating w/ matcha OJ!
Our ceremonial Matcha is a premium quality finely-powdered green tea which is whisked during the brewing process and consumed as a frothy beverage rather than filtering out the leaves that is done in virtually all other tea preparation. The cultural activity called the Japanese tea ceremony centers on the preparation, serving, and drinking of matcha. In modern times, matcha has also come to be used to flavor and dye foods such as soba noodles and green tea ice cream. The health benefits of green tea and specifically matcha have raised significant interest in North America. Consequently, it can now be found in numerous health food products ranging from cereal to energy bars. In 2003, researchers from the University of Colorado found that the concentration of the antioxidant EGCG available from drinking matcha is up to 137 times greater than the amount of EGCG available from other commercially available green teas.
Origin of Primary Ingredient: Japan
Certified Organic Tea: Yes
Ingredients: organic powdered green tea
LeafSpa Organic Tea is an importer, blender and retailer of premium quality organic and Fair Trade Certified teas. LeafSpa is also proud to offer their new line of organic spa products and bath accessories all made with the purest tea leaves on earth.
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