- a finely ground powder made from small green tea leaves that have been steamed briefly, then dried, used to make tea and as a flavoring in desserts.
- tea made by mixing this powder with hot water, traditionally used in the Japanese tea ceremony.
Origin of matcha
Examples from the Web for matcha
Contemporary Examples of matcha
One of my favorite things to do there is to have matcha tea—but prepared the authentic way, by a tea master.A Superstar Chef Does the Unthinkable
November 17, 2008
Historical Examples of matcha
Call it, great lady, by another name; An humble modesty, that would not matchA molehill with Olympus.The Plays of Philip Massinger