This Matcha and Meyer Lemon Mochi Cake Combines Culinary Favorites

 - Mar 24, 2015
References: dessertsforbreakfast & refinery29
If you're looking for a way to cook with green tea, this Matcha and Meyer Lemon Mochi Cake is an excellent and tasty option. If you like mochi, lemon and matcha green tea, this alternative dessert is the one for you. From the Desserts for Breakfast blog, the recipe for matcha green tea and meyer lemon mochi cake features candied lemon slices and a dense texture that goes perfectly with a warm beverage.

For a dessert, this cake has a surprising amount of health benefits. The matcha powder is rich in antioxidants and has energy-boosting powers. The citrus fruit is a great source of vitamin C. It's also made using sweet rice flour (also known as mochiko). The 2% milk it calls for could also easily be substituted for a non-dairy alternative.