The Perfect Cup of Matcha: Tips and Tricks for a Healthy Boost

Matcha, a finely ground green tea powder, has become increasingly popular in recent years for its numerous health benefits and unique taste. Whether you’re a matcha enthusiast or just starting to explore this vibrant green beverage, there are several tips and tricks to help you make the perfect cup of matcha.

Start with high-quality matcha

The key to a great cup of matcha is using high-quality matcha powder. Look for matcha that is bright green in color and has a fresh aroma. Avoid matcha that is brown or yellow in color or has a stale smell.

Use the right tools

To prepare matcha, you will need a matcha bowl (or a small bowl), a bamboo whisk (or a milk frother), and a bamboo scoop (or a teaspoon). These tools are specifically designed for making matcha and will help you achieve the perfect consistency and frothiness.

Sift the matcha

Sifting the matcha powder before adding water will ensure that there are no clumps and that the powder dissolves evenly. Use a fine mesh strainer or a matcha sifter to sift the matcha into your bowl.

Use the right water temperature

Matcha is delicate and should not be prepared with boiling water. The ideal water temperature for matcha is around 175°F (80°C). Bring the water to a boil and let it cool for a few minutes before adding it to your matcha.

Whisk vigorously

Whisking the matcha vigorously will help create a frothy and smooth consistency. Hold the whisk with one hand and use your other hand to stabilize the bowl. Whisk the matcha in a "W" motion until it becomes frothy and has a smooth consistency.


Matcha is a vibrant and colorful drink that deserves to be served in stylish and practical glassware. Our Juliet double-walled mugs are perfect for keeping your matcha at the ideal temperature while also showcasing its beautiful green color. Made from high-quality borosilicate glass, these mugs are durable and resistant to thermal shock, ensuring that they will last for many matcha-making sessions to come.


Linking your passion for matcha to handmade glassware, we invite you to check out our previous blog post, "Discover the Beauty of Handmade Glassware: Why It's Worth the Investment." Investing in quality glassware can make all the difference in your matcha experience, and our handmade pieces are not only functional but also a work of art.

In conclusion, mastering the art of making the perfect cup of matcha takes some time and practice, but with these tips and tricks, you can be well on your way to enjoying a healthy and delicious beverage. Visit Udarely to explore our full range of glassware and find the perfect match for your tea-drinking needs.

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