Homemade Matcha Latte

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Clock Icon for Prep Time 5 min prep
Person Icon for Serving Size 1 servings
Homemade matcha latte is where East meets West. Matcha is a fine green powder made from green sencha tea and is traditionally used in Japanese tea ceremonies. A little bamboo whisk that looks a...

Ingredients

    1 level teaspoon matcha
    2 tablespoons hot water
    3/4 cup milk of your choice

Nutrition Facts

Calories

113 cals

Fat

6 g

Saturated Fat

3 g

Polyunsaturated Fat

0 g

Monounsaturated Fat

1 g

Carbohydrates

9 g

Sugar

9 g

Fiber

0 g

Protein

6 g

Sodium

80 mg

Directions

  1. In the bottom of a wide mouthed cup whisk together the matcha and the hot water until the matcha becomes foamy.
  2. Meanwhile heat the milk until it just starts to foam. Gradually whisk into the matcha mixture until used up. Top with the foam.

Chef Tips

To make the creamy, milky foam I adore on my latte, I have a special stainless steel cup for steaming milk that looks much like a French press coffee maker. When I quickly pump the filter in and out of the hot milk, it makes a yummy creamy foam. Failing that, a quick blast with an immersion blender will also make the milk foam, but do it in a tall cup or glass so it doesn’t go everywhere.

Registered Dietitian Approved

All our recipes are created by chefs and reviewed by our oncology-trained staff Registered Dietitian, Kate Ueland, MS, RD, to ensure that each is backed with scientific evidence and meets the standards set by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.



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