March 19, 2019

Morsels' Matcha Tea Latte

Bottoms Up
By Blair Yaroch | Jan. 5, 2019

With the serene Boardman River as a backdrop in one of the most charming spaces in Traverse City, Morsels Espresso and Edibles is an ideal spot to get your Zen on — especially if you sip one of its Matcha Tea Lattes while watching the water flow. Matcha, a powder made from ground green tea leaves, boasts a mega-list of antioxidants and delivers an uplifting yet calming alertness, thanks to a natural compound inside the leaves, l-theanine.Morsels steams and slightly sweetens their matcha with creamy almond milk, making for a cozy, delicious, and healthful break. If you become a complete convert, Morsels has you covered: It also sells containers of matcha powder so you can make your own matcha lattes at home. Morsels’ in-store matcha latte: $4.25. Get yours at 321 East Front St., Traverse City. (231) 421-1353, www.morselsbakery.com

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