This distinctive matcha genmaicha is a blend of single-origin Australian-grown shincha green tea leaves and roasted brown rice. With a touch of green tea powder, this is a full-flavoured tea packaged as beautifully as it tastes. First Harvest Matcha Genmaicha, $11 for 50gm, perfectsouth.com.au
Soft-serve. Soda. Latte. Matcha is having a moment. Whisk it up the traditional manner as hot tea (remembering, of course, to pause for reflection), or add it to smoothies, your favourite baking recipes, or pour it over ice. Here are a few matcha picks to try right now.