Are you a fan of sweet and creamy drinks but looking for something new to try? Look no further than the whipped maple matcha latte! This delicious beverage combines the earthy flavor of matcha with the sweetness of maple syrup and the creaminess of whipped milk and aquafaba which helps to give this latte that thick and creamy foam! Not only is it a tasty treat, but it's also packed with antioxidants and other health benefits. If you're ready to switch up your morning routine or indulge in a midday pick-me-up, read on to learn more about this trendy drink and how to make it at home.
- Energy Boosting: Matcha contains caffeine and L-theanine which can help increase alertness,focus, and mental clarity without the jitters you can get from coffee.
- Packed with Vitamins and antioxidants: Matcha powder is packed with antioxidants which can help protect your body from harmful free radicals and reduce inflammation within the body. Matcha is also a great source of vitamins and minerals such as Vitamin C, zinc, selenium, and chromium.
- Reduces stress: Not only does L-Theanine give you a boost of energy, it can potentially reduce stress and anxiety by promoting a sense of calm on the mind an body.
- Natural sweetener: Organic Maple syrup is a healthier alternative to many processed sugars. It is a natural sweetener that also contains minerals such as zinc and manganese.
- Vegan-friendly option: This latte can accommodate various dietary needs. By using milk alternatives and aquafaba,which is made from the liquid left after cooking chickpeas, individuals who follow a vegan lifestyle or have an allergy to dairy can still enjoy this delicious beverage.
Here's what you will need:
- 1 tbsp warm water
- 2 tbsp aquafaba (or egg whites!)
- 1/2 tbsp Ceremonial Grade Matcha powder
- 1 tbsp organic maple syrup
- Milk of choice
First, mix warm water, matcha powder and aquafaba( or egg whites) and froth until light and fluffy. Then add organic maple syrup and froth again for added sweetness. Pour your preferred milk over ice and top with the whipped matcha mixture, and enjoy!✨
Savour the sweet and creamy flavours while your body benefits from the numerous wellness properties!