People drink green tea because it’s an excellent antioxidant, but the benefit of the powdered matcha green is that it can also be used as a food ingredient.  It has been shown that consuming regular doses of matcha green tea helps in boosting the metabolism and lowering the cholesterol, which are excellent health benefits especially during this holiday season when we eat much more than we need to. Also, it is said that the theanine from the matcha can reduce stress levels, just like some sweets, so when we combine all these things we get an excellent ingredient for a delicious dessert. So, spice up your holiday, with a festive red and green matcha desserts by making some of these top 10 matcha green tea cake recipes.

Strawberry Muffins With Oatmeal And Cream Cheese Frosting With Green Tea Matcha

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Recipe via kulinarno-joana.com

Mini Matcha Victoria Sponge

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Recipe via foodmeover.com

Raspberry Cakes with Matcha – Cream Cheese – White Chocolate Frosting

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Recipe via mushitza.blogspot.com

Matcha Cake Sushi Rolls

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Recipe via sprinklebakes.com

Matcha Strawberry Shortcakes with Lime Whipped Cream

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Recipe via domesticfits.com

Matcha Bars With Strawberry Jam Filling

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Recipe via thymebombe.com

Orange & Matcha Upside-Down Cake

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Recipe via somewhereoverthekitchen.blogspot.hu

Matcha Strawberry Shortcake

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Recipe via vintagetrinkets.blogspot.com

Rolled Cake With Matcha

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Recipe via imfullblog.com

Japanese Inspired Battenberg Cake with Cashew Marzipan

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Recipe via parsleysagesweet.com