Match Green Tea for Muscle Recovery?

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    Match Green Tea for Muscle Recovery?


    Read an article on the 'wonders' of matcha green tea. Since then i thought i'd give it a test drive and i have been drinking it for about a week and i noticed that a while after i had finished off the cup i had today, my muscles (after a hard day doing legs for instance) seem to hurt a little less than they previously did before i drank the tea.

    Do you think.. somewhat... it is having a small effect?

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    ECGC? Antioxidants.... I dunno, if it's not placebo I'd say keep it up!
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    Anti-oxs can help with that. Minimal yes but if your dialed in and in tune to your body, you can notice small differences. that's great
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    I have currently moved from bagged green tea to matcha and find the later much better in terms of taste and it also have better antioxidant profiles than most bagged teas.
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    How many grams are you consuming? I just jumped on the matcha bandwagon and bought raw powder but am unsure of how much to toss into my morning shake.
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    Whats the difference between matcha and the regular bagged green tea? It's all the same leaf right?
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    Quote Originally Posted by thestein1016 View Post
    How many grams are you consuming? I just jumped on the matcha bandwagon and bought raw powder but am unsure of how much to toss into my morning shake.
    I like mine a bit thicker, so I use on tsp. 5 grams
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    Match green tea has rich concentration of antioxidants.
    It boosts metabolism and reduces cholesterol levels.
    It contains more antioxidants than bagged green tea.
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