Imperial Gunpowder Green Tea is so named because the leaves resemble tiny pellets of gunpowder. This TOP GRADE ORGANICALLY GROWN Tea is produced in the Zhejiang Province in eastern China. The tea leaves are steamed, hand-rolled then dried in pans over a fire. The Top grade is rolled into small pellets - about 1/4 inch diameter. It has a good body with a slightly smoky flavor.
Use 2 teaspoons per 16 to 24 oz pot.
Use Very Hot (180 - 195 F.) water.
Steep for 3 to 5 minutes.
Caffeine: 20 mg / 8 oz cup