What happens when hot chocolate meets green tea latte? You get an uber-chocolaty pick-me-up known as the matcha hot chocolate. This fudgy matcha tea latte recipe combines all the richness of cocoa with the delicious benefits of matcha powder – a powerhouse antioxidant known for its energizing and detoxifying properties. Made with our fresh and vibrant Matcha Matsu green tea, this healthy and comforting winter indulgence is your one way ticket to finding sweet satisfaction. Don’t forget to top with fluffy marshmallows!
Matcha Hot Chocolate Recipe
|Serves||Two 16 oz mugs|
|Prep time||5 minutes|
- 4 Perfect Matcha Spoonfuls of Matcha Matsu tea
- 2 Perfect Spoonfuls of unsweeted cocoa powder
- 2 tsp sugar (optional)
- 2 cups hot (75°C/170°F) water
- 2 cups milk or milk alternative
|To create your hot chocolate mix, sift the first three ingredients into a bowl and whisk to combine.|
|In two 12 oz mugs, add ½ cup hot chocolate powder mix and 3 Perfect Matcha Spoons of Matcha Matsu tea (or any of our other straight matchas) and stir with a whisk or fork to break up clumps.|
|Add hot water and whisk until nice and frothy. Happy sipping!|
|On-the-Go Tip: Skip the whisk and make it in your DAVIDsTEA Matcha Maker travel mug. Just cut the recipe in half, add the ingredients and shake, shake, shake!|
Skip the whisk and make it in your DAVIDsTEA Matcha Maker Travel Mug. Just cut the recipe in half, add the ingredients and shake, shake, shake!