Organic First Spring Blend Ceremonial Grade Matcha
Our recommended matcha for beginners.
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“I’ve tried several ceremonial grade matcha from Amazon and this one has the best color, flavor and consistency.” – Jnelson
A certified organic matcha that is truly vibrant green, delicious and all-rounded. This matcha is made with the First Harvest tea leaves from the hilly Kirishima region just outside of Kagoshima city. The result is a smooth, rich creaminess with deep umami and pleasant notes of cacao. Enjoy a flavorful matcha latte, matcha tea usucha or mix it into your smoothies or your favorite baked goods recipe.
A certified organic matcha that is truly vibrant green, delicious and all-rounded. This matcha is made with the First Harvest tea leaves from the hilly Kirishima region just outside of Kagoshima city. The result is a smooth, rich creaminess with deep umami and pleasant notes of cacao. Enjoy a flavorful matcha latte, matcha tea usucha or mix it into your smoothies or your favourite baked goods recipe.
We recommend 1 tsp (2 grams) to make a cup of matcha tea or half a cup of matcha latte. Our 40g tin makes at least 20 cups of tea.
To prolong freshness, keep refrigerated once opened. We recommend finishing the tin within 1 -2 months after opening for the best experience.
2 tsp matcha, 2 oz water, 7 oz milk. Mix matcha and water first, add to milk.
Sweeten to taste (we like using brown sugar).
1 tsp matcha, 6 oz water. Mix using a milk frother.
Not the traditional preparation, but a great intro for those keen to explore a real matcha experience.
$25 really expensive for just over 1 oz of tea!
1 serving is actually only 2 grams (0.07 oz), and we hear that some people prefer to use just 1 gram to make tea. So a little matcha really goes a long way.
Where is your tea grown?
Our products are made from tea that is 100% grown, harvested and processed in Japan.
I’m concerned about radiation and heavy metals in matcha!
Short answer: there is no need to be. Each crop of tea is rigorously tested for different sources of contamination (including radiation and heavy metals), and the Japanese government also conducts their independent tests. Thus far, there is nothing to worry about. If you’d like more details, read them here.
Is your matcha organic?
Yes, this matcha is certified organic by the Japanese Agricultural Standards (JAS), which is also recognized by USDA.
What are the other ingredients in your matcha?
Just 100% matcha green tea powder. We call them “blends” because the tea master selects and blends together different tea leaves to achieve a specific taste outcome.
Is this gluten free?
Our matcha only consists of tea leaves that are milled into a fine powder :)
Matcha that tastes good
Bad tasting food is rejected no matter how healthy or beneficial it may be. That is why our biggest priority is to make sure all the different matcha we offer tastes good and that you actually enjoy drinking it.
Each type of matcha we offer is specially blended from different tea leaves to achieve a specific end result and use case. One type have a bolder, vegetal taste so that it pairs nicely with milk, others may have interesting notes like hazelnuts or asparagus or sweet peas when you prepare it as tea.
Better energy and focus, without worry
Whether you enjoy matcha as a better coffee alternative, for relaxation, for general wellness or just love the taste, we would like you to do so with peace of mind.
Each crop of tea used to make matcha is put to a rigorous set of tests to screen out any toxins and heavy metals, and the facilities used to pack the tea in Japan are certified to FSSC 22000, the gold standard in Food Safety Management Systems.
Matcha from different Japanese tea regions
We work closely with producers from different tea regions in Japan (Uji & Kyoto, Kagoshima, Yame, Nishio) to find the best match at each price point. That means you get a variety of matcha to choose from and the best price-to-quality ratio for matcha available online.
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“I think this might go without saying, but I was thoroughly impressed by the care that Naoki had for matcha and their consumers experience. The amount of resourced available and versatile blends all create for a more knowledgeable consumer which can only help them with their matcha product choosing.” – Daniella @teacachai
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“If you’re like me and you have trouble finding a good quality matcha in person and are trusting Amazon reviews for some direction: trust me, this is the best matcha on Amazon! I’ve tried many of the premium/so-called premium matcha brands on Amazon and none of them beat this one.” – Sooz
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