Don't be fooled by the name! Gunpowder is a popular green tea named after its resemblance of gunpowder pellets. The leaves are withered, steamed, rolled, then left to dry. Rolling the leaves protects them from physical damage while retaining flavor and aroma. Try this tea with mint and sugar for a refreshing tea.
Origin: Shanghai, China
Brew Color: Amber orange
Benefits: May boost immune system and lower risk of cardiovascular disease, contains catechins
Flavor Profile: Vegetal with an uplifting grassy note followed by a crisp dryness
Size: 4 oz.
How to Brew
Start with filtered water for the best brew.
Use 1 teaspoon of tea for every 8 oz. of hot water. Adjust amount to your preferences.