Matcha green tea has been a popular food item for years in Asian countries such as Japan and China– but it has started to pick up in popularity in the West. Matcha differs from traditional green tea in that it consists of the actual green tea leaves pulverized into a powder.
According to a CBS news report, sales of matcha have increased by over five times in the U.S. over the past 25 years, which amounts to an enormous $10 billion in sales. Coffee is still more popular than any kind of tea..but you need to kick that habit and find out what matcha green tea is and why it’s associated health benefits are taking the world by storm.
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