WIN a tin of matcha powder plus a recipe book

Posted March 21st, 2019

We've been discovering the delights of matcha - the superhero green tea that keeps you calm as a cucumber. Whether you sip it, blend it or bake it!

To waft you into a zen-like zone we're giving away five tins of matcha powder - courtesy of the nice people at teapigs. Each one comes with a matcha recipe book, to help get you into the groove!

For your chance to win one of 5 prizes, just tell us which of the following answers is correct. Japanese Buddhist monks studied the art of matcha because:

a. Matcha promotes the alertness required for meditation

b. For centuries it was impossible to get an Americano in rural Japan

c. It gave them super powers

Whisk your answer to [email protected] or pour it onto our Facebook page or Twitter feed using #Matcha by Monday 25th March 2019. We'll pick the lucky winner at random from the correct answers and announce the champion on our blog the very next day.


The Loafers x

The Nitty Gritty

  • 5 x winners will win 1 x 30g tin Teapigs premium matcha powder and 1x The Book of Matcha from Teapigs
  • Each person is limited to one entry only.
  • Entrant's delivery address must be in mainland UK.
  • Entries submitted after 11.59pm on Monday 25th March 2019 will not be counted.
  • The winners will be contacted via email or direct message within 7 days of the draw if they have won.
  • The winners will be announced on the blog at by Tuesday 26th March 2019.
  • The winners will be chosen at random from the correct answers. The result is final and no discussion will be entered into concerning the outcome.
  • By entering the competition you give Loaf the right to use your name for the sole purpose of identifying you as a winner of the competition on our blog and other social media sites.
  • Prizes must be taken as stated and no compensation will be payable if a winner is unable to use the prize as stated.
  • The prize is non-transferrable and no cash alternative is available.