About Matcha is premium green tea powder from Japan used for drinking as tea or as an ingredient in recipes. While other green teas are grown throughout the world, Matcha is unique to Japan. It is the heart of the Japanese way of tea and has been celebrated in the traditional Japanese tea ceremony for hundreds of years. Elan Organic Matcha Green Tea Powder is a bright, jade green powder made from premium, finely-milled green tea leaves! Deeply earthy in flavor, matcha powder is powdery in texture in its natural state and dissolves naturally in warm water. Matcha powder is ideal for adding to beverages, baked goods, vinaigrette, and more. matcha Benefits Excellent source of Vitamin A, which contributes to the normal function of the immune system and supports healthy skin. Matcha tea contains a unique, potent class of antioxidant known as catechins, which aren't found in other foods. Healthy! One cup of matcha is equivalent to 10 cups of green tea! Matcha powder also contains 6 times more antioxidants than goji berries, 7 times more than dark chocolate, 17 times more than wild blueberries, and 60 times more than spinach! Matcha is unbeatable for its nutritional value and antioxidant content.