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Matcha Truffle Balls

Matcha Truffle Balls

Every few years or so, a new food phenomenon sweeps people off their collective feet. In recent years, matcha has made a big splash in the food (and beauty) world, earning it a spot on many booming trend lists. But matcha isn’t actually new. It’s old. Older than great grandma old. Thousands of years ago, Buddhist monks began a ritual of grinding tea leaves into powder and mixing it into hot water with bamboo whisks. Today, the ritualistic tea is experiencing a renaissance in the west, and for good reason.