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Iced Green Tea Latte (Starbucks Copycat)

Iced Green Tea Latte – 5 ingredient Starbucks copycat recipe that takes just 2 minutes to make! This is the perfect iced matcha latte recipe!

Iced Green Tea Latte

Copycat Starbucks Iced Green Tea Latte

Green tea lattes are my go-to drink to get at Starbucks, I love how they aren’t overly sweet and the flavor is just so awesome! Recently, I finally started making green tea lattes at home after I finally got a package of matcha powder and I have finally perfected the recipe! I think this recipe is as good or even better than Starbucks!

All you need is 2-3 minutes to make the recipe start to finish before you can be sipping an iced matcha latte.  Easy enough, right? The only thing you might not already have sitting around in the kitchen is matcha powder but that is easy (and cheap) to get off of Amazon.  You can use it for everything from iced matcha lattes, warm matcha lattes, green tea frappuccinos, etc or you can even bake with it! The color may vary in shades of green depending on the matcha you get.  Mine was on the browner side than others.

Common questions about making an iced green tea latte

Do green tea lattes have caffeine?

Yes, green tea lattes are made with matcha powder which has caffeine.

Is matcha green tea good for you?

Yes, matcha has many health benefits including boosting metabolism and being jam-packed with antioxidants.

How do you make a green tea latte at home?

To make a a green tea latte at home, you simply combine matcha powder, milk, vanilla extract, and honey before pouring over ice.

Can you make a green tea latte with tea bags?

No, green tea in tea bags is processed differently than matcha so you cannot just grind up the contents of a tea bag and use it instead of matcha powder.

What else can I make with matcha powder?

Some of my favorite recipes include –

Other tips and tricks on this iced green tea latte recipe

  • You can use any type of milk in this recipe including cow’s milk, almond milk, soy milk, coconut, etc.
  • This recipe can be made vegan by using non-dairy milk and either maple syrup or agave sweetener instead of honey.

Post was updated in January 2021 with new pictures.

Iced Matcha Latte

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Iced Green Tea Latte Starbucks Copycat

 

Yield: 2 servings

Iced Green Tea Latte {Starbucks Copycat}

Iced Green Tea Latte {Starbucks Copycat}

Iced Green Tea Latte - 5 ingredient Starbucks copycat recipe that takes just 2 minutes to make! This is the perfect iced matcha latte recipe!

Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes

Ingredients

  • 3 cups milk
  • 2 teaspoons matcha powder
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 2-3 teaspoons honey
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Instructions

  1. In a small bowl, combine matcha powder and water. Stir until there are no clumps.
  2. Combine milk, matcha mixture, vanilla extract, and honey. Stir or shake in a covered container until well combined.
  3. Divide into two cups and serve over ice.

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

2

Serving Size:

1

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 226Total Fat: 7gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 2gCholesterol: 29mgSodium: 192mgCarbohydrates: 27gFiber: 0gSugar: 9gProtein: 13g

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Sam

Tuesday 17th of August 2021

this was amazing! thank you for this!! I have been looking for a good green tea recipe for wayyy to long. although matcha powder is super expensive, this green tea is outstanding. rich green tea flavor, which you wont find using bags, and the perfect texture (although i lightly blended mine). I also used about 1/2 tbsp of brown sugar because it was a little too bitter for my taste. again, thank you!!

Lolly guerra

Monday 17th of May 2021

My sweet daughter got me hooked,,who would have thought I would be a "Matcha Tea Junkie"LOL....Thank you for the recipe...

Maggie

Monday 2nd of March 2020

Is there a filter on your photo? No judgment if there is, it's just that mine doesn't turn out nearly as green and I want to make sure I'm doing it right.

Eve

Monday 15th of April 2019

What matcha tea do you use? Where do you purchase it? Thanks!

Christina

Thursday 21st of June 2018

What a great recipe this is! I've made it several times and can't seem to get enough!

madi

Thursday 21st of June 2018

So glad you enjoyed!

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