Gunpowder Organic

The tea flavour is round and mellow, slightly sweet with a touch of smokiness.
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Harvested and produced in the Hubei province, each tea leaf has been rolled into a tight pellet with a fresh and silky sheen. The tea produces sharp and brisk notes that finish off slightly sweet and smoky. The is usually released during the first minute of steeping. The taste is similar to the traditional Gunpowder tea, but thanks to to its organic yield, the tea has a unique taste that differs slightly from the original.

This tea has been used as base for Arabian mint tea for centuries.

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Serving tips

For this tea we suggest trying the Western-style of brewing. The idea behind it is to use much less leaf and much more water while brewing-times are much longer to extract as much of the flavor as possible at once.

Grams / 2dl
3-4
Temperature °C
75-85
Minutes
2-3 min
Cups
1

Properties

Mineral
Green
Vegetal
Astringency
Region Hubei, Enshi, Xuan´en
Season April-May 2020
Cultivar n/a
Elevation 800-900 m