Green Tea Cookies
Why not add a little matcha to your favourite cookie recipe or start out by trying ours.
Super Easy Green Tea Ice-Cream
Don't have an ice-cream maker, or looking for a really easy way to make delicious green tea ice-cream? This is it.
METHOD & INGREDIENTS
Take one tub of ice cream, leave to stand for 30 minutes until soft.
Add one or two tablespoons of matcha (depends on how matcha-y you want your ice cream), stir into ice cream until well blended. Refreeze.
This recipe works great with an flavour of ice cream. We recommend trying vanilla, banana or strawberry.
Banana Green Tea Smoothie
At the MatchaFactory it’s been a long held belief that banana and green tea go together perfectly. This is a recipe for an easy to make smoothie that’s the perfect way to start any day.
One banana 250ml milk (alternatively try almond or soya milk).
1 teaspoon of Matcha Ice
Put all ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth.
Adjust ingredients to taste. Why not try adding other fruits, chocolate or vanilla?
Green Tea & Banana Loaf Cake
Adding Matcha to your favourite loaf cakes is a great way to add a fun healthy twist to your baking. This recipe is adapted from an easy to bake banana cake, but you can try any cake recipe and simply add between 1 tsp to 2 tsp of matcha or more too taste.
Green Tea Latte
Put 1 tsp matcha (to taste) into matcha bowl or teapot, add a small amount of hot water (75C or less), mix and then add sugar or honey (to taste). Pour matcha mix into a cup & top with 3/4 of a cup of warm milk.
Try using different kinds of milk. Almond and soya milk work great, as do the flavoured versions of these dairy substitutes such as vanilla and strawberry. Using substitute milk products will also prevent any reduction in polyphenols benefit caused by caseins in dairy.
Green Tea Chicken
For the Marinade:
Green Tea Butter
This is a recipe for an easy to make matcha butter that you can use to marinate or cook with. So far we've tried it with chicken and the results were that it tasted good and look very visual impressive.
This easy to make salt is a great way to add a bit of fun to your everyday cooking. Matcha Tea is easy to make and can be used on a variety of dishes. We think it makes a great visual and fun addition to your eggs in the morning or alternatively try sprinkling a little on your favourite chocolates.
1/2 tsp matcha
2 tbp sea salt
Either in a food processor or grinder mix the ingredients and grind for a few seconds. Finished.