Uji matcha green tea dishes

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Matcha green tea sweets and dishes you'll only find in Uji

Uji flourished as a hub for tea since the Muromachi Period, and here you'll find sweets and dishes made using matcha green tea, a specialty of Uji. From matcha parfaits to matcha hard and soft ice cream, matcha cake, matcha soba noodles, matcha dumplings, matcha tofu, matcha croquettes, and matcha curry, matcha foods are popular both to eat in and take out as souvenirs. There are also many limited time seasonal items available.

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