Matcha Green Tea Powder

Matcha Green Tea Powder
Matcha Green Tea Powder

Have you heard of matcha powder? Chances are, you have - matcha is all the buzz and with its long list of health benefits, it's no wonder! Matcha powder is actually just green tea that has been finely ground or milled and turned into a powder. It's traditionally prepared with great care, sifted and whisked into a bowl of water instead of packaged in tea bags, but it also makes the perfect addition to any NutriBlast. Because it uses the whole tea leaf instead of just water infused by the leaf, experts say its benefits are greatly multiplied.

Matcha is known to induce great calm, without negatively affecting alertness. This is because of its concentration of amino acid L-Theanine, which also helps boose the production of dopamine and serotonin, the feel-good chemicals. Its also got apowerful antioxidant load, especially with its unique catechins, that are great for brain health and overall vitality. Green tea is also high in chlorophyll, which aids in detoxification.

Selection Process

You can find matcha powder in most health and wellness stores, as well as some Japanese and Asian markets. Find powder that is 100 percent matcha, totally organic andimported directly from Japan for best results.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 4 teaspoon (1.0 g)

Amount Per Serving

Calories: 3.0

% Daily Value*

Total fat 0.0g 0.0%

Saturated Fat 0.0g 0.0%

Trans Fat 0.0g

Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%

Sodium 0.0mg 0.0%

Total Carbs 0.0g 0.0%

Dietary Fiber 0.0g 0.0%

Sugars 0.0g

Protein 1.0g

Vitamin A 1.0% Vitamin C 0.0%
Calcium 0.0% Iron 1.0%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.