ORGANIC MATCHA POWDER 100GR
What is matcha?
Matcha is a finely ground and powdered green tea. The tea used to create matcha is grown in the shaded misty mountains of Japan, this region receives very little direct sunlight. The proper growing and harvesting of matcha is what gives it its vivid green color and incredible health benefits.
Incidentally, matcha is commonly known for its use in the traditional Tea Ceremony.
Yes! Matcha is very nutritious and holds an impressive ORAC score of over 1380. This high ORAC score demonstrates matcha’s superior level of antioxidants, higher than blueberries and acai berries.
- ORAC is a measure of antioxidant value. The USDA recommends 3,000- 5,000 ORAC units per day.
Studies have shown matcha to contain significant levels of:
- Amino acids
- Complex polysaccharides
- Gamma-amino butyric acid (GABA)
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin C
- Vitamin E