How To Make Matcha Green Tea Smoothie in 5 Minutes

How To Make Matcha Green Tea Smoothie in 5 Minutes

Posted by Yoshi Kai on 3rd May 2013

Ready In: 5 Minutes  Recipe Makes: 2 cups 

tall glass of chilled matcha latte with mint on top

This refreshing super-green smoothie is an instant energy boost with a healthy infusion of matcha and fruits you like.

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon of matcha powder
  • 2 cups of your choice of whole, low-fat, almond, soy or coconut milk.
  • Any tropical fruits you like (bananas, kiwi, papaya, mango, pineapple,...)
  • Ice cubes. Or, use 2 frozen bananas instead of ice cubes and other fruits.

Use the carb guide below to plan how much fruits to use for your smoothie.

  Carbs (grams)
1 medium banana 27
1 medium kiwi 10
Papaya (100 grams) 11
Mango (100 grams) 15
Pineapple (100 grams) 13

Directions

  1. Add the milk and matcha powder to your blender and blend.
  2. Add the ice cubes and fruits and blend until creamy and smooth.

Top off your smoothie with a few mint leaves, a sprinkle of cinnamon or anything else you like.