The story of Matcha
What is Matcha
Matcha is a high-quality, stone ground green tea often associated with Japanese tea ceremonies.
In Japan, matcha continued to be an important item at Zen monasteries, and later went on to become revered by others in the upper echelons of society during the 14th 15th and 16th centuries.
History of Matcha
Finely ground tea is thought to have first originated in China, with Buddhist monks. subsequently introducing this practice to Japan in the 12th Century.
In recent times, matcha has experienced an increase in world wide popularity due to its amazing health benefits and Umami (Japanese word for a particular distinctive pleasant taste).
Nest time you visit us at Fresh Crows nest try our western summer take on Matcha. The Matcha Milkshake!
We use quality Matcha from Kyoto japan, add a dash of maple syrup and a scoop or two of ice cream.
On a hot day it's the bee knees!