Matcho average brownies

Matcha green tea powder!

Nutritional Value – 1 cup matcha tea = 10 cups of green tea

Matcha is unique to Japan, used as a drinking tea or ingredient in recipes. Macha does contain caffeine.

Taste – Umami. Complex.  Alluring.  Bitter.  Misunderstood. “The intensity of the experience compares to one’s first taste of dark chocolate or red wine.”

Health Benefits – Rich in nutrients, antioxidants, fiber, and chlorophyll.  L-theanine – relaxes the mind.

Store – Air tight container in the fridge. Use within 2 – 4 weeks.

[Source: MatchaSource]

 

Try using macha in this recipe:

MATCHA COCOA NIB BROWNIES

(makes 12 – 15 brownies)

Ingredients:

Scant 1 C Almonds
1/4 C + 1 T Cocoa Nibs
7 Medjol Dates
Pinch of salt
1 T Vanilla Extract
3 T Coconut Butter
1/4 C Raw Honey
1/2 C Cocoa Powder
3 T Rishi Matcha Powder, plus more for the coating

 

1. Process the almonds into fine meal.

2. Add everything else and process……keep processing…..and…..were done.

3. Line a square pan with plastic wrap for easy removal.

4. Add brownie dough to the pan and flatten out.

5.Freeze for 1 hour.

6. Cut into squares. Dust with matcha.

7. Eat up!

 

 

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