Go Back
+ servings
featured pineapple matcha drink.

Pineapple Matcha (Copycat Starbucks Recipe)

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 1 drink
Calories: 489kcal
Refreshing and healthy, this pineapple matcha recipe is one delicious drink! Skip the Starbuck's queue this weekend and whip one of these up in minutes, right in the comfort of your own home.
Print Recipe

Ingredients

  • ¼ cup hot water 155-175°F
  • 1 teaspoon matcha powder
  • ¼ cup pineapple juice
  • teaspoon fresh ginger grated (optional)
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • Ice as needed

Instructions

  • In a small bowl, whisk together the hot water and matcha in an M or W motion until fully combined. Transfer the mixture to the fridge to chill, about 5 minutes.
    ¼ cup hot water, 1 teaspoon matcha powder
    matcha powder whisked with water in a white bowl.
  • Add the matcha, pineapple juice, and ginger to a cocktail shaker (or a mason jar) and shake them to combine.
    ¼ cup pineapple juice, ⅛ teaspoon fresh ginger
    pineapple juice poured into a glass of matcha.
  • Strain into a glass filled with ice and top with coconut milk.
    1 cup coconut milk, Ice
    matcha poured over a glass of coconut milk.
  • Stir and enjoy!

Notes

  • Temperature: The water should be hot, not boiling, to help the matcha dissolve. If it is too cold, it can be lumpy, and if it is too hot, it will burn the matcha and make it bitter.
  • Whisking: Whisk together the matcha and the water really well so that there is no dry powder or lumps remaining.
  • Optional Ingredient: The ginger is optional, but adds a great zing to each sip. Use fresh ginger, and strain the drink into the glass so that it's nice and smooth.

Nutrition

Serving: 1drink | Calories: 489kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 48g | Saturated Fat: 43g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 34mg | Potassium: 575mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 203IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 50mg | Iron: 8mg