Matcha Pound Cake

Matcha pound cake is for sure in our top 10 easy matcha recipes! It is simply one of the most delicious ways of eating matcha, but it is also so simple to make and great to taste, that it surely desserves its spot in our ranking!

If you are in a rush and want to make an easy matcha dessert, this is your to go matcha recipe!

There isn't a better choice to use your Organic Matcha Oishii powder if you want an easy matcha pound cake recipe. 


Matcha Pound Cake - Matcha Oishii


Matcha powder goes well with so many things, and cake isn't an exception! Actually, one of the most delicious matcha recipes and a fantastic way to introduce someone to matcha green tea powder, is actually in matcha cake.

So, if you want to share your matcha love with someone who isn't used to the taste of matcha, this is a must try matcha green tea pound cake recipe that's easy for sure!


Matcha Pound Cake Recipe

Servings: 8 medium sized slices

Prep time: 30 min

Total time: 1 hour 35 min with baking and cooling time


160 grams of room temperature butter 

200 grams of sugar

4 eggs

200 grams of cake flour

2 tsp of baking powder

1/4 tsp of salt

60 ml of room temperature milk

20 grams of Organic Matcha Oishii powder

Get your Matcha for this recipe here!


Matcha Pound Cake Recipe - Matcha Oishii


It is very important to have the ingredients ready beforehand, so the mixing of your matcha pound cake goes smoothly. Make sure that the butter and milk are at room temperature to achieve a fluffy matcha pound cake. If you follow the recipe, this is really the best easy matcha pound cake ever!


To make this easy matcha pound cake you will first start by mixing together the butter and the sugar with a mixer. Make sure that they are very well creamed together. 

You will then add the flour and eggs, and mix until the batter is well incorporated and it has a smooth texture. Do not overmix.

Slowly, you will incorporate the baking powder, salt and the Organic Matcha Oishii powder which will make this a super fluffly matcha green tea pound cake and very green too! 


Matcha Green Tea Pound Cake Recipe - Matcha Oishii
Pour your matcha pound cake batter into a rectangular pan, previously buttered and lined with baking paper. Make sure your matcha batter is evenly spread, you can do that by softly hitting the pan against a hard surface or with a spatula. It is important, not to overmix the matcha batter with the mixer.
Then your matcha pound cake will go in the oven for 50 minutes at 170 degrees Celsius, but make sure you open your oven when your matcha pound cake has been baking for 15 minutes, and slice the matcha cake with a sharp knife in the middle from one side to another, so that your matcha pound cake can rise beautifully. 
Easy Matcha Pound Cake Recipe - Matcha Oishii
Let your matcha pound cake cool on a cooling rack for 15 minutes before taking out of the pan or cutting it. 
Once your matcha cake has cooled down, you can slice it to share or simply store it and slice it as you want. 
Easy Matcha Recipes - Matcha Oishii

This easy matcha pound cake recipe is one of the tastiest matcha cake recipes that we have tried, make sure not to miss it!