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Kenko Tea

Matcha Premium Green Tea - 30gm

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It’s time to add another tool to your box of brain & body optimisation hacks – Kenko Matcha Green Tea.


    • Produced in the Nishio region, this green tea is shade grown to increase L-theanine levels and enhance the natural sweetness. Can be enjoyed on it's own with hot water, or made into a Bulletproof® Matcha Latte or used in a smoothie. Makes me feel relaxed and focused.

      30 servings in each tin (I usually have 2-3 per day) of Kenko's Premium Grade Japanese matcha green tea powder. The tea is an intense jade green powder with a delicate sweetness, grassy overtones and very light astringency. It is not bitter like low quality matcha. It whisks to produce a creamy froth and is ideal for daily consumption. Enjoy as a morning pick me up or an any time of day treat.

      Before listing this tea for sale, Heavy Metal, Radiation & Pesticide testing results were reviewed and passed inspection.


      Kenko Matcha tea powder provides:

      • Incredibly high antioxidant levels
      • Increased energy without the jittery feeling of low quality caffeine sources
      • Natural metabolism booster

        30 grams provides 30 servings (about a 1/2 teaspoon each)

        Make at home for a much cheaper than a daily latte fix, and much healthier. Just add hot water.

        Comes packaged in an eco-friendly resealable tin that you can re-use. 


      • Also try Matcha and Turmeric Tea: a half teaspoon of Matcha and one opened capsule of Organic Turmeric

      • Make a Bulletproof Matcha! An equally energising, sweet, creamy and delicious coffee alternative


        • 1 serving of freshly brewed matcha green tea
        • 1/2 Tbsp – 1 Tbsp MCT oil or Brain Octane oil
        • 1/2 - 1 tbs Grass Fed butter or ghee
        • 1 Tbsp Raw Cacao Powder (optional)
        • 1 tsp Maca Powder (optional)
        • 1/8- 1/4 tsp cinnamon (or just a few dashes for a milder cinnamon flavor)
        • pinch of sea salt
        • 1/4 tsp vanilla
        • Optional sweetener: 4 drops of liquid stevia

        Add all ingredients to a blender and blend. Or use a portable Aerolatte® for in-cup blending. Enjoy!

        Alternative Options: If you want a less rich chocolate taste, use only about 1/2-3/4 Tbsp raw cacao powder and add in 1-2 tsp of plant based vanilla protein powder. You can also add in 1/2 tbsp of grass-fed butter (this is what is used in the original Bulletproof Coffee recipe).

      • Matcha contains roughly 25 mg of caffeine per gram - about a 1/3 of brewed coffee however the synergistic effects of caffeine with L- Theanine produce a much longer lasting energy increase. Green tea or l-theanine is a recommended chaser to a cup of Bulletproof coffee.

        As matcha is shaded, it doesn't get it's energy from the sun, It's forced to make up for this deficit by overproducing chlorophyll, l-theanine, glutamates and vitamins etc. It does this with the help of additional fertiliser during the shading process

        Matcha contains about 4-5 times the amount of Theanine than regular green tea (20mg vs 4mg per gram) *1-2

        drinks containing both caffeine and l-theanine also led to "faster simple reaction time, faster numeric working memory reaction time and improved sentence verification accuracy" *3

        L-Theanine Boosts Alpha Waves, Promotes Alert Relaxation *4

        The combination of L-theanine and caffeine improves cognitive performance and increases subjective alertness *5

        The combination also leads to faster simple reaction time, faster numeric working memory
        reaction time and improved sentence verification accuracy. *6

        1) https://blog.breakawaymatcha.com/matcha-productivity-and-l-theanine/
        2) https://nootropicsguide.wordpress.com/nootropics-information/l-theanine-caffeine-and-tea/
        3) https://acsweb.ucsd.edu/~rdixit/pages/SDTea/pdf/relax.pdf
        4) https://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdf/10.1089/10762800151125092
        5) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21040626
        6) https://acsweb.ucsd.edu/~rdixit/pages/SDTea/pdf/relax.pdf

      • While coffee is king when it comes to boosting your brain function, green tea is like a noble prince, or the queen, whichever you prefer. They have different and only somewhat overlapping benefits, so the best option for top performance (and health) is to combine them. - Dave Asprey.

      Customer Reviews

      Based on 47 reviews
      Susie Wehbe (Sydney, AU)
      Matcha Green Tea

      Taste fantastic! Great product thanks

      Gemma Y. (Perth, AU)
      Great quality

      Great quality

      Jane H. (Sydney, AU)
      I am so happy with

      I am so happy with my discovery of Kenko Matcha Green Tea! I used to not like green tea- I didn't get it- it tasted gross like grass! I wasn't doing it right, and using teabags. After researching its benefits in boosting alpha waves, I looked for a quality supply, and found Kenko on Optimoz. I also got a little frother. Now I can make proper matcha green tea, which tastes lovely. And, such a cute little tin!

      Jordan C. (Perth, AU)
      Amazing product - can really

      Amazing product - can really feel the difference when i drink this.
      Fast delivery - highly recommend :)

      Michael F. (Melbourne, AU)
      Tastes good and gives me

      Tastes good and gives me a mental boost