Matcha and coffee have great health benefits, but coffee may have some undesirable effects. Both are linked with improved focus, memory, and mood. If you go a step further and take a look at how they influence weight loss, your heart, your teeth, and more – the differences begin to become clear. There’s a clear winner.
Umami is the fifth flavor alongside the four more well-known: sour, sweet, bitter, and salty. It is a savory taste described as meaty or brothy. Is your mouth watering yet? Well, that's the simple, easy answer. Umami is so much more than that. We mention umami a lot when describing matcha because of its complexity. So let's break it down.
So your interest in matcha has finally piqued enough and you are ready to give it a go on your own. It may seem a bit daunting to have this fine green powder and not be sure what to do with it, but we’re here to ease your worries.