Summer Chillin': How to Make a Vegan Coconut Almond Matcha Latte! by Chef Gigi Gaggero
Matcha! This antioxidant powdered form of green tea fires your metabolism while it detoxifies on a cellular level. Enhance your mood with this amazing superfood that will help you focus and stay present! It's perfect after 3 p.m.! You’ll need:
- 16 ounces coconut milk
- 4 ounces almond milk (my recipe here)
- 1 tablespoon Matcha powder
- 1 teaspoon coconut oil
- 1/4 teaspoon vanilla
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
- pinch sea salt
- 1 1/2 cups ice cubes
Here’s how to make it:
- Add all the ingredients (including the ice) into a blender.
- Pulse until frothy.
- Serve over Ice.
Perfect before a stressful meeting like a parent-teacher conference or try right before your daily meditation session. The preparation of Matcha is the focus of Japanese tea ceremonies, and it has long been associated with a "Zen state of mind." Namaste.