Tea Tales — Matcha Tea

Matcha on my face: 4 beauty rituals tea lovers swear by

Matcha on my face: 4 beauty rituals tea lovers swear by

Banana, papaya, cucumber, honey, aloe vera, curd, lemon, multani mitti - the list is endless, but women have relied on a combination of these fresh ingredients for thousands of years as part of their beauty and skincare rituals. This year, we recommend adding one more super ingredient to this list: matcha! So, what’s the big deal about this bright green tea powder?   What’s makes matcha a superfood Matcha tea is an antioxidant powerhouse and helps boost metabolism. Farmers grow matcha by covering their tea plants 20–30 days before harvest to avoid direct sunlight. This increases chlorophyll production, boosts the amino...

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Matcha made in heaven: 5 reasons why we are in love with this green brew

Matcha made in heaven: 5 reasons why we are in love with this green brew

    It would be wrong to say that Matcha came in and swept everybody off their feet. The love for Matcha has grown slowly over the last few years and today, it has a cult following across the world. Do you think there’s ‘matcha’ ado about Matcha? (sorry, we couldn’t resist that pun)? Well, here are 5 reasons to fall in love with this green brew.  Matcha Tea has a Smooth Flavour Matcha’s manufacturing process differs from the way traditional green tea is cultivated and processed. Farmers grow Matcha by covering their tea plants 20-30 days right before harvest so...