Tag Archives: matcha

Matcha green tea chia pudding

                  From Choosing Raw, here’s a great recipe for matcha green tea chia pudding. This is a delicious, rich chia pudding with the complex, inviting taste of matcha green tea powder. The health benefits of the green tea polyphenols are a bonus. Matcha Green Tea Chia Pudding […]

Matcha–white chocolate sugar cookies

Powdered green tea gives these matcha–white chocolate sugar cookies an elf-worthy hue that will stand out, with no icing or decorating needed. From the editors of Bon Appétit. Good tasting, with the health benefits of green tea.       Ingredients MAKES 24 ¾ cup granulated sugar, divided ½ teaspoon plus 2 Tbsp. matcha 2 cups all-purpose flour ¾ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon kosher […]

Green tea smoothie

Here’s an easy recipe for a green tea smoothie. It’s a snap to make, using matcha powdered green tea. It comes courtesy of about.com.  INGREDIENTS 1 peeled, frozen banana (preferably a very ripe banana) 1/2 cup low-fat milk, coconut milk creamer or other dairy alternative. 1/2 tsp. good quality matcha powder (Optional) 1/4 tsp. pure […]

breast health

Going green for breast health

You may think “pink” when you consider breast cancer awareness, but in her recent blog, holistic pharmacist Sherry Torkos encourages readers to think green for breast health instead. By that, she means green foods, green tea, green cleaning practices and green skin care. Torkos notes that there are certain breast cancer risk factors that are […]

Matcha Chiffon Cake

Matcha Chiffon Cake

Ingredients4 oz. (115 g) cake flour (low-gluten)2 tsp. baking powder1/3 tsp. salt2 tsp. matcha1/4 cup + 1/4 cup + 1 Tbsp. sugar 3 egg yolks 4 Tbsp. vegetable oil 1/3 cup water 4 egg whites 1 cup fresh cream, whipped Method Sift together the flour, baking powder, salt, and matcha. Add 1/4 cup sugar to […]