26 Best Matcha Dessert Recipes That’ll Give You A Better Boost Than Coffee
Green tea is full of antioxidants and is a great source of caffeine. Matcha, the powdered version of green tea, tastes great in both dessert and drink recipes. Enjoy green tea in these 26 best matcha dessert recipes perfect for any celebration.
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1. Naturally Green Matcha Tea Shortbread Cookies
This recipe for naturally green matcha tea shortbread cookies is seriously addictive: you’ve been warned!
2. 3-Ingredient Matcha Ice Cream
This simple and easy 3-ingredient paleo matcha ice cream is so delicious and creamy, you’ll never guess that’s dairy free and vegan!
3. Matcha Latte Chia Pudding
This matcha latte chia pudding is light, creamy and loaded with matcha tea flavour! You’ll love this quick and easy healthy breakfast!
4. Green Tea Fudge
If you love drinking green tea, you’re going to think you’ve died and gone to heaven when you try a piece of this Green Tea Fudge. It’s a-mazing!
5. Matcha Amaretti Cookies
My favorite soft and chewy amaretti cookies with added matcha green tea powder for a unique flavor and striking color. This recipe is proving to be quite the versatile cookie, lending itself to endless iterations, including this virescent matcha variation that is, like the original, naturally gluten and dairy free!
6. Matcha Banana Coconut Muffins
These matcha banana coconut muffins topped with toasted sweetened coconut are the perfect snack.
7. White Chocolate Matcha Puppy Chow
This White Chocolate Matcha Puppy Chow is an easy and fun dessert recipe! Made with only 4 ingredients, its’ a unique spin on on a classic!
8. Matcha Green Tea Scones with Vanilla Bean Icing
9. White Chocolate Matcha Brownies
Mmm… Brownies. Who doesn’t love warm ooey gooey brownies? We’ve made a recipe of Nutella Brownies that you can try here, but this time we wanted to try something different. We love green tea and since Matcha has gained so much popularity these past few years, we decided to make a recipe to fill that Matcha craving! For you guys that are not familiar with Matcha, it’s basically a very fine ground specialized green tea. It has a richer and creamier taste than your usual green tea, which makes it perfect for dessert recipes.
10. Matcha Green Tea Mochi
This gluten free matcha green tea mochi is a delicious Japanese dessert that is so easy to make.
11. Matcha Pecan Brownies
Ready to be blown away by brownies that look absolutely beautiful and taste even better? Good. On to the main event: Emerald Pecan Brownies with white chocolate chips and matcha.
12. Matchamisu: Matcha + Tiramisu
What’s Matchamisu? It’s a matcha green tea tiramisu! This matcha tiramisu recipe is THE original and the best.
13. Matcha Green Tea Energy Bites
A delicious blend of green tea and coconut, these Matcha Green Tea Energy Bites are a perfect way to perk you up any time of the day! Plus, this recipe requires less than 5 minutes to make! It’s also refined sugar-free, dairy-free, gluten-free and Paleo friendly.
14. Matcha Bubble Tea
Get my tips and tricks to make this delicious and refreshing matcha bubble tea (boba tea) at home without any fancy tools.
15. Turtle Tahini Matcha Cookies
These vegan matcha tahini turtle cookies are almost too cute to eat. Almost. They’re a delicious and healthy sesame seed based cookie with a subtle sweetness, making this the perfect dessert for treat lovers everywhere. Even if you’re like my mum, who doesn’t like things to be too sweet, this one’s for you.
16. Matcha Meringue Kisses
17. Vegan Matcha Pound Cake
A moist and flavorful vegan pound cake with aroma of matcha. Introducing how to make a super easy vegan matcha pound cake that anyone can make it without failure. It is made by just mixing and baking. Super simple. Let’s dive in.
18. Matcha Green Tea Cheesecake
This No-Bake Matcha Green Tea Cheesecake is a wonderful and unique dessert to share for any celebration. Even though it looks sophisticated, the recipe is quite simple and requires only a few easy-to-find ingredients.
19. Matcha Mille Crepe Cake
Matcha Mille Crepe Cake is made of thin layers of green tea crepes stacked together with fresh whipped cream in-between. This elegant and decadent cake will wow your guests when they see the rich green layers!
20. Matcha Apple Pies
Made with Aiya’s Culinary Grade Matcha, these Mini Matcha Apple Pies are flaky, buttery, and sweet on the inside.
21. Matcha Green Tea Cupcakes
An easy and aromatic green tea cupcake recipe perfect for any celebration.
22. Matcha Macarons
Matcha macarons. Or, as I like to call them… MATCHARONS!!
23. Matcha Mocha Donuts
These are matcha mochi donuts with a matcha donut and a matcha glaze. Matcha on top of matcha. Nothing better than that!
24. Matcha Green Tea Sugar Cookies
Classic sugar cookies with a green tea twist.
25. Matcha Cream Filled Donuts
In this cream filled donuts recipe, deep fried donuts are filled with matcha pastry cream, the earthy matcha powder flavored custard paired with these sweet and soft donuts is just heavenly!
26. Matcha Chocolate Chip Cookies
These Quick Matcha Milk Chocolate Cookies are made with matcha green tea powder and loaded with milk chocolate chips. And they take less than 20 minutes to make!