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!