Mornings can be heavy. Yes, for some they are the most beautiful part of the day. But, for most of us, that only applies if we start them the right way. Can it be done? How to do it? Are you one of those people who love their early outings, or are you a night being? Either way, we have a few tricks up our sleeve that could help you view the mornings with different eyes. Have you heard about Matcha? If not, this is the right place to start your education.
The best way to start a morning for many people is with a cup of tea or coffee. We surely hope that you’re a tea person. Even if you’re not, this article should push you in that direction. What we’re recommending is starting your day with a little bit of Matcha green tea powder. Have you given this thought any idea? If you haven’t still, this is the right moment. We are about to talk to you about a few delicious ways to start your day with Matcha. This could change the way you see the mornings and your work days.
The health benefits of this tea are far known and if you haven’t been acquainted yet, we also see an opportunity for that today. You’ll be missing a lot if you don’t give this tea a chance. After all, you have very little to lose. We’re only talking about the time it takes you to make a few cups. Beyond that, it is all about the benefits this tea brings to the table. Considering you’ve gotten this far, there are no reasons left not to see the best ways to consume this tea. Let’s start.
Matcha Chia Pudding
What could be more delicious than pudding? A few things are, let us tell you that. This one requires a little bit more preparation but nothing out of the ordinary. If you want to feel full of energy and have your belly full, this is your to-go potion. It’s not only healthy, it is nutritious. It’s full of fiber and protein, not to mention the healthy omega 3s. The preparation needs to be done one day in advance because this pudding needs to rest throughout the night. You only need to mix the tea, and the chia seeds, and add some natural sweetener if you want it to feel sweet. The vanilla extract should do the trick. In the morning you’ll have a perfect wake-me-up breakfast.
Many Matcha potions will invoke your youth again, but this one does it best. It’s creamy, tasty, and above all else sweet and enjoyable. This potion as it is full of antioxidants which makes it ideal for early mornings, especially those when you’re not feeling yourself. To make it, first, you need to boil some clear and fresh water. When the water is ready, fill your Matcha bowl with it and leave it to rest for a bit before you add the Matcha powder. Once you make the ideal combo of water and tea as you like it, it’s time to add milk. When that’s done, you have your latte. If you want it to feel sweet you can add some sweetener to your taste.
That’s right. Matcha is many things and it can be lemonade too. To prepare the best possible Matcha lemonade you’ll need a few ingredients. First of all, of course, you’ll need lemons, some honey, Matcha, some water, and of course mint. First, you need your lemons squeezed to get a satisfying amount of fresh and natural lemon juice. After that, prepare the tea of your liking. Water and lemons need to be in the freezer while you mix the warm tea with the lemon. After the mixture is done, add some ice, to cool the tea off, before you mix the tea with lemon water. Put some mint on the top, and there you have it – the perfect Matcha lemonade.
Strawberry Matcha Latte
For this one, you’ll be needing strawberries, Matcha tea of course, and some milk. This is what you might call an ideal summertime drink. It’s tasty, but above all else beneficial to your health. This one bodes well with boba too if you have any. But, for this occasion, we’ll go without it. So, what you’ll be needing is some quality Matcha tea powder, milk, and strawberry puree. If you want to spice it a little bit you can add some artificial sweeteners of your choice. For all of you who are fans of creamy drinks, you’ll be having some heavy cream added too. This beverage is created by adding strawberries to the cup first. After that you add warm tea, only to top it with milk and cream.
Who can say no to a smoothie? If you didn’t know, you can add your Matcha tea to any of your favorite smoothies. But, here, we are going to try and go with a classic approach. So for our smoothie, we recommend milk, ice, yogurt, bananas, and of course Matcha powder. If you want more nutrition and potency added to your smoothie you can always go with additional sliced fruit, various seeds, nuts, and of course an oath meal.
That’s right. Matcha is like a healthy food experiment. You can mix it into anything you like. Waffles are an option too. All of us love waffles. We have them for breakfast all the time. You do not have to experiment too much. All that is needed is that you add some Matcha to your standard waffles recipe. How hard can that be? It’s not. It’s a piece of cake. All you need are the usual suspects. Those are flour, baking powder, salt, milk, sugar, and of course some inevitable eggs, oil, and vanilla. All that is needed to make Matcha waffles is to add a few teaspoons of powder to flour and mix it. After that, you proceed as usual. A piece of cake, as we said it. Now you have a few healthy Matcha options for your mornings. Feel free to try out any of them. Try them all out. We dare you!