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Green tea lemonade

Matcha Lemonade

Author: Jee Choe
A refreshing and sweet green version of the classic half tea, half lemonade summer drink. 
4.6 from 59 votes
Prep Time 8 mins
Total Time 8 mins
Course Drinks
Yield1 serving


  • 1 cup cold water
  • Juice from 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon hot water
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon matcha
  • Ice


  • Make simple syrup by stirring sugar into equal part hot water. (To create more of a layered effect, add more sugar.) Set aside to cool.
  • Into a cocktail shaker or a wide-mouth container with a tight lid, pour in 1/2 cup cold water, juice of one lemon, and the simple syrup. Give it a good shake, about 10-15 shakes.
  • Pour lemonade into a cup and add ice.
  • Rinse the cocktail shaker with water.
  • Make the matcha tea by pouring in 1/2 cup cold water and matcha into the cocktail shaker. Shake for 15 - 20 seconds.
  • Top lemonade with matcha. Add more ice if needed.


Calories: 58kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 2g | Sodium: 13mg | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin A: 200IU | Iron: 1mg
Keyword green tea lemonade, iced matcha lemonade, matcha arnold palmer, matcha drink, matcha lemonade
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