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Gunpowder (Organic)

Gunpowder (Organic)

$ 8.99

Gunpowder, a green tea rolled into a pellet shape, is one of the most common and readily available teas in China. This tea was created by using a wetting process during a very short roasting period. By keeping the leaves moist longer, they dry at a slower rate and growers are able to achieve that popular pellet shape and a wonderfully unique flavor.

Similar to an oolong, gunpowder teas can handle multiple steepings as it will take some time for the leaves to completely unfurl and release their flavors.   

Origins: China

Serving Amount: 1 tsp./8 oz. serving

Temperature: 176-194 degrees

Steep Time: 1-2 minutes

Serving Size: 1 oz. of tea will provide 12-15 single cup servings

Sourcing: Outside Blender

Harvest Date: Spring 2016


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