Matcha Baileys Shot – The Perfect Winter Pick-Me-Up Cocktail

Matcha Baileys Shot recipe

As we launch straight into February, the weather seems to be cooling down further, even though the end of winter is in sight. Luckily, the days are usually sunny and dry enough to be enjoyable. However, the nights are frosty and almost always accompanied by an icy wind that will chill your breath, as it […]

Matcha Pancakes

matcha pancakes

If you’ve been wanting to spice up that boring old pancake recipe then these matcha pancakes are for you!  These matcha pancakes will certainly be a crowd pleaser for Sunday breakfast.  Surprise your friends and family with the vibrant green hue that only pure, organic matcha powder can provide.  HealthyTOKYO Matcha gives these pancakes a Japanese […]

Matcha Shiso Salmon – a savory dinner winner

Matcha Shiso Salmon

As an island, fish is a staple in Japanese cuisine.  This recipe for Matcha Shiso Salmon combines three uniquely Japanese flavors to brighten up your palate. Salmon is also a great source of lean protein with healthy omega 3s.  Among all sources of protein, fish is also kinder to the environment. You may have seen ‘Shiso‘ […]

Is matcha green tea really that good for your health?

matcha green tea

It seems like matcha green tea has been popping up everywhere. Coffee shops now serve it in smoothies, lattes and even in cakes! Japan’s most revered form of green tea has now become a must-have for anyone obsessed with wellness. So does matcha really live up to its superfood reputation? Nutritionist, Amitha Mather, takes a […]

Matcha Hummus and 3 other Healthy Holiday Recipes from Norma’s Corner

how to make Matcha hummus

The holiday season is upon us and regardless of your traditions or customs, food is usually involved as the holidays are observed and celebrated. I have put together recipes for matcha hummus and three other of my holiday favorites. All are easy to prepare, colorful and delicious. Certain to delight the tastebuds of your family, […]