During the hot summer days, nothing is better than a refreshing, cold and delicious drink to keep yourself cool and hydrated. And if it nourishes you as well, then that’s even better!
So today at Kenko Tea we’ve got a thirst quenching matcha recipe to help you to beat the summer heat and get all the vital nutrients you need every day.
The lovely Elle from @cheekycoconuts
dreamt up this cool and refreshing Minty Matcha Smoothie Bowl for you to try.
Elle is based in Bondi, Sydney and is currently studying to be a health & wellness coach. She loves to inspire others by bringing colour, positivity and health to their lives.
In her past experience, she’s learned what we eat can have a big impact on how we look and feel. Since following a wholefoods diet and implementing small changes to her lifestyle, she has seen a significant improvement in her health and mood.
She has created many great healthy recipes for you to enjoy:
This totally vegan matcha smoothie is an amazingly healthy drink.
It’s packed full of baby spinach, mint and matcha to bring a brilliant green colour that will please your eyes and nourish your body and soul.
Spinach is a rich source of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that help detox your body and fight cancer risks. It’s also really good for your bones, skin, hair, blood sugar levels and blood pressure.
(Photo from Genius.com)
From the days of Popeye, everyone knows about the great benefits of spinach! This leafy green has the rich content of vitamins, minerals, and is the great source of antioxidants that helps detox your body and supress cancer risks. It’s really good for your bone, skin, hair, blood sugar level, and blood pressure.
(Photo from Medicalnewstoday.com)
Mint is also rich in antioxidants and has anti-inflammatory properties. Its cooling and soothing properties help relieve pains, colds, skin rash and indigestion while improving oral health. Mint also stimulates digestive enzymes that can help with weight loss.
Combine these two ingredients with matcha and you have a recipe perfect for restoring health and promoting vitality.
* Tip: add ice cubes if you like a super chilled icy consistency
This Minty Matcha Smoothie Bowl is ideal for refreshing yourself on a hot day, powering you up after a vigorous workout or just enjoying for the healthy sake of it!
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