Matcha Nama Chocolates

 
Matcha Nama Chocolates

I have always liked Matcha sweets, but after going to Japan, I love them even more, especially when Matcha powder is paired with chocolate. In fact, in Japan you can find a huge variety of chocolates made with Matcha, including famous brands like Kit Kat or Pocky’s… yum! When we were in Kyoto, we fell in love with Malebranche’s Cha no ka (茶の果). They are green tea thin langue de chat cookies filled with white chocolate… they are amazing. So, when I saw these Matcha Nama Chocolates (抹茶生チョコレート), I knew I had to make them. The name means “melt in your mouth” and that is exactly what they do when you eat them. It’s like white chocolate and green tea fudge and these 2 flavours go so well together: matcha powder has unique bitter taste that perfectly contrasts the sweetness of white chocolate! So the final result is decadent, rich and creamy, yet not overly sweet. If you like green tea, you will LOVE these chocolates! Try them and let me know!…

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