Matcha Lovers! Here's 5 Of Our Favourite Matcha-Flavoured Drinks & Treats You Must Try!
Matcha has always been a big part of traditional Japanese tea ceremonies. Today, it's a flavour that's been infused and reinvented in many drinks and desserts~
If you love all-things-matcha and is always on the lookout for more yumz, this article might just be the guide you need!
Though we would often see matcha as a subset of green tea, there's actually a significant difference between the two. Matcha is also known for its rich, creamy taste~
1. Hvala Singapore @ CHIJMES
You might remember their takeaway kiosk @ 313 Somerset~ Hvala is a Japanese teahouse-looking cafe that serves yummy matcha selections. Be it a hot cuppa matcha latte, matcha soft serve or ice blended, they have it all.
CHIJMES, 30 Victoria Street, Singapore 187996
Opening Hours: 8am – 10pm (Mon – Sun)
2. Nana's Green Tea
Nana's Green Tea is a matcha specialty cafe from Kyoto established 15 years ago and most of its selections include premium fine powdered green tea leaves blended with milk~ *trying not to drool*
This yuzu-matcha drink is to die for too!
Nana’s Green Tea
The Atrium @ Orchard, Plaza Singapura, 60B Orchard Road, #03-80/82, Singapore 238839 (Dhoby Ghaut MRT)
Tel: +65 6684 4312
Opening Hours: 11am – 10pm (Mon – Sun)
Matchaya is the first local Japanese teahouse in Singapore and their ingredients are said to have been sourced from various prefectures in Japan!
Icon Village #01-72, 12 Gopeng Street, Singapore 078877 (Tanjong Pagar MRT)
Tel: +65 9837 3187
Opening Hours: 12:00pm – 8:00pm Daily
Other branch: The Cathay #01-08, 2 Handy Road, Singapore 229233 (Dhoby Ghaut MRT)
4. The Matcha Project
Craving for a good cuppa matcha latte? This matcha beverage specialty store imports matcha and various tea powders from Japan. Their 'tearista' are also trained to create bold and strong flavours (that's less sweet) for matcha lovers to enjoy its original taste. finished products are bold and strong, and DFD’s previous post on the café turned out to be quite viral, indicating readers’ interest in Matcha drinks.
The Matcha Project
2 Marina Boulevard, #B1-08C, The Sail, Singapore 018987
Tel: +65 9223 0245 (General Enquiries)
Opening Hours: 8am – 6pm (Mon – Fri), 10am – 4pm (Sat), Closed Sun, PH
5. TSUJIRI Singapore
How can we forget Tsujiri? This 155-year-old Japanese teahouse from Uji, Kyoto has been stealing our hearts with its matcha softserve and ice blend!
Their cakes are to die for too!
100 Tras Street #01-14 100AM Singapore 079027
176 Orchard Road #01-101 The Centrepoint Singapore 238843
6 Eu Tong Sen Street #01-74 The Central Singapore 059817
Sun-Thurs: 11AM-10PM; Fri-Sun: 11AM-11PM
Text by: Girlsdaily SG