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Review & Giveaway: Teapigs Delicious Mint Matcha

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As if Super Power Matcha green tea was not delicious enough, Teapigs have gone and made it even more refreshing for Summer by adding mint! You’ve probably already heard that matcha is a super hero amongst teas and this one from Teapigs is 100% green tea leaves from Japan – essentially a super power green tea containing natural green tea flavonoids. Drinking matcha can be like drinking 10 cups of regular green tea for its nutrient value – that’s why they call it super power green tea!

There are absolutely loads of green tea powders for cooking and drinking on the market, but genuine matcha comes from Japan and is produced in a very special way. Matcha green tea bushes are grown under lots of shade which boosts their chlorophyll content. The leaves are then handpicked and all the stems and veins are removed leaving only the juiciest, nutrient-rich leaves. The leaves are then ground by granite stones to a super fine powder.

According to Teapigs, when you drink regular green tea, you throw away the leaves afterwards, a bit like boiling spinach, throwing away the spinach and just drinking the water – you will get some of the nutrients, but you’re throwing away the best bit. With Matcha, you mix the vibrant- green, nutrient-rich powder into liquid and ingest the whole tea leaf. So, you’re consuming every little bit of that lovely green good stuff.

Blended with milk or a milk alternative this tastes like an indulgent mint choc chip matcha combination. Yummy!

We love this as a latte. Hot or cold.

Directions

Make a hot latte:

  • add matcha mint sachet into a glass
  • add a little hot milk (brown rice milk is our favourite) and give it a whisk
  • top with hot frothy milk

Make a hot tea:

  • add matcha mint sachet into a cup
  • add a little hot water and whisk until smooth
  • top up with hot water

Fancy trying it out for yourself? You can win the box in the picture by entering via the rafflecopter below. Good Luck!

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Rose
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