It all started when we attended a tea ceremony in Kyoto, Japan. It was there we discovered matcha and instantly fell in love. Not just for the taste and health benefits, but for the focused energy it provided—minus the jitters and nausea that coffee was giving us.
From that day on, matcha had our hearts. It’s taste, versatility, health benefits and its calm, natural energy was transforming the way we felt. We were given a boost without the crash. A long lasting strength.
He’s from the United States and moved to and fell in love with Australia at the age of 21. She’s a Novocastrian (Newcastle, NSW) who moved to and fell in love with Melbourne. Living in Melbourne surrounded by the city’s passion for the culinary, combined with the Japanese-born love for matcha, drove a desire to bring quality matcha powder to the Australian market.
This love for matcha, combined with a strong desire to help other people discover its power is why we created Matcha Me.