Matcha green tea powder is 100 percent certified organic and suitable for raw, vegan and vegetarian diets. Made from the organic green tea leaves, it has been enjoyed in Japan for generations. It can be used to prepare a refreshing cup of green tea. This powder contains minerals, selenium, chromium, zinc, and magnesium. Matcha green tea powder is used in Japan to add natural colour and flavour to a variety of drinks and dishes, including mochi and soba noodles, green tea ice cream and the Japanese confectionary known as wagashi.