Published on October 18, 2016

Is matcha worth the hype? We think so! The bitter green tea may be unusual, but it also adds a great boost to lots of different foods. Give it a try with one of these recipes.

matcha green tea gnocchi

Who knew that matcha and pasta were a match made in heaven? (Or a matcha made in heaven. Ha!)

matcha sugar dusted churros

Can’t make it to the street fair this year? Make your own churros and add a little zing with this recipe by A Cozy Kitchen

pineapple matcha vegan gummies 

Store-bought gummies are delicious, but all the ingredients in them can be a little scary. Make these vegan ones with a bit of caffeine by The Crunchy Chronicles

baked matcha glazed donuts

There can never be too many donut flavors. Consider matcha a new favorite. 

matcha green bubble tea

We’ll take our matcha with tapioca in bubble tea form. Here’s to enjoying things the way they should be. 

matcha marshmallows

Drop these babies in a hot drink (like tea!) and happily melt into your day.

baymax matcha pudding

This snack is about as adorable as a Pixar movie, and that’s no small feat. 

matcha green tea truffles

White chocolate and matcha make for one seriously delicious pair and these decadent truffles are simply proof. 

matcha chocolate bark

Looking for something unique for the holidays this year? Look no further than this take on chocolate bark by Healthy Nibbles and Bits

matcha croissants
Thirsty For Tea’s semi-sweet chocolate addition may be optional, but it’s mandatory for us. 

matcha smoothie bowl

If you’re searching for a vibrant, Instagrammable breakfast, take a cue from Honestly Yum

green tea madeleine

Can’t make it to Dominique Ansel? Bake your own hot, fresh madeleines and get your caffeine fix at the same time. 

cocoa & matcha tea challah

This braided bread is gorgeous, fluffy, and full of flavor combos that’ll delight your friends.

matcha mochi yogurt pops

Need a playful pick-me-up in the afternoons? Skip a candy bar and bite into one of these sweet, tart, and chewy bars.

matcha pie 

If you’re not squeamish about green foods, this pie will make a lovely addition to your Thanksgiving spread. A less bitter version of matcha makes it palatable and dessert-y. (That’s a word, right?)

matcha (green tea) latte granita

Matcha, sweetened condensed milk, icy crunch… does it get any better?

matcha breakfast brûlée
Make like Amélie and find the joy in cracking the top of this delicious dessert.

coconut matcha energy bars

Here’s a new recipe for your Sunday food prep. Whip these up and take them with you on-the-go in the mornings.

easy matcha oreos

Why these don’t already exist we’ll never know, but you’ll never go back to regular Oreos once you’ve made this cream. 

spicy matcha margaritas

Of course we included happy hour in this list. Matcha isn’t just for mornings!