Matcha is one of the oldest varieties among tea history. About 800 years ago, Japanese people started drinking Matcha and after that it has been adored for centuries. Recently Matcha-based green tea beverages have become increasingly popular even out of Japan because more and more people discover this exquisite tea has enormous health benefit and its high functionality as ingredient. Ceremonial Matcha represents the finest quality of Matcha available to the world. Only the youngest, most delicate leaves from the top of the tea plant are carefully hand-picked and the process of shading and the careful selection of leaves gives ceremonial Matcha the natual sweetness and delicious umami flavor. With a single cup of our premium ceremonial Matcha, you will feel more energized, focused and refreshed than ever before. Our Ceremonial Matcha comes from Nishio, Aichi, Japan. Primarily associated with the Japanese Tea Ceremony or Chanoyu, ceremonial Matcha grade green tea has been consumed for hundreds of years because of it's great taste and numerous health benefits. The Matcha House's high-quality ceremonial Matcha have conquered European market.