Gunpowder Green Tea is a classic Green Tea from the Zhejiang province in China. As the name implies, Gunpowder Tea is made up of leaves hand-rolled into tiny pellets. These resemble gunpowder and give this tea its distinct name.
A rich, sweet, and vegetal flavor with a satisfying astringency.
Use 1 teaspoon of tea per 8 oz. of water. Heat water to 175 F (79 C) and steep for 1-2 minutes. For stronger flavor, use more tea leaves. 2 oz. of tea equals 25-30 teaspoons.
Green Tea leaves.