Tea Drop: Matcha Green Tea
Matcha Green Tea Drops at New Canaan Olive Oil
About Tea Drops:
Handcrafted in small batches, a tea drop is a portable shaped tea that can be enjoyed any time, any place with just hot water. Each drop is a blissful tea blend comprised of finely sourced tea, organic sugar and aromatic spices that one simply adds to a cup of hot water. No special tools, no steeping time, no tea expertise necessary.
Matcha Green Tea Drop Description:
Get whisked away with a full-bodied green tea. Matcha is a treasured green tea powder from Japan, and is the heart of the traditional Japanese Tea ceremony celebrated for hundreds of years. Matcha is distinctly grown in Japan, has a smooth taste with a vegetal, earthy hint. The presence of rich amino acids give Matcha a creamy taste. Our Matcha Green Tea Drops are made with finely milled, high grade, organic, matcha green tea powder blended with the subtle sweetness of organic and raw demerera sugar. This is the perfect tea to kick-start your morning or power through your afternoon with calm alertness. The subtle sweetness of our Matcha Green Tea make it the perfect substitute for dessert, too.
Health Benefits: Matcha is rich in nutrients, antioxidants, fiber and chlorophyll. Known for its antioxidant power, one glass of matcha is the equivalent of 10 glasses of green tea in terms of nutritional value and antioxidant content. Matcha also contains L-theanine, an amino acid known to relax the mind. Many Buddhist monks drink Matcha to assist with meditation as it has a balance of calming amino acids, and caffeine to promote calm alertness for prolonged periods of time.
Caffine Level: 25mg of caffeine, which is approximately one-third the caffeine of a cup of brewed coffee