Matcha is a premium green tea powder with a fine texture. Grown only in Japan and harvested with minimal sunlight, which makes the leaves produce high levels of amino acids. So not only is it a tea, but an excellent supplement!
Matcha tea powder was first cultivated by Japanese Zen priests whom felt served as an excellent tool for achieving a relaxed, yet catalyzed state perfect mind state to be in for any ritual. Matcha has the crown of being the only tea utilized during special ceremonies.
Green tea is well know for being a terrific energy booster, what many don't know is that Matcha is the most potent form of the green tea family. It contains more antioxidants than any supplement or food on the market, containing L-theanine which promotes lowering stress levels but maintains mental clarity, it works well against the caffeine in the tea. Such an amazing tea indeed!