Matcha Green Tea Preparation

Matcha Green Tea benefits the mind, body and spirit. Now for such enligtening effects it needs the proper preparation methods. Matcha Green Tea is prepared using the following: a tea strainer, bamboo whisk, bamboo tea ladle and a traditional Matcha ceramic bowl, which has a flat bottom. The ingredients you need are hot water and Matcha powder.

Simply follow these steps to make your green tea using the tools and ingredients listed:

  • Step 1: Sift ¼-½ tsp. of Matcha powder through the tea strainer into the ceramic bowl. Use the tea ladle to press the Matcha completely through the strainer.
  • Step 2: Pour 2 oz. of steaming hot water into the bowl with the powder.
  • Step 3: Using the bamboo whisk, mix the Matcha powder and hot water together until the mixture is free of clumps. The liquid mixture should become frothy and a green foam should appear at the top of the mixture.
  • Step 4: Remove the whisk, drink out of the ceramic bowl and enjoy!