GUNPOWDER: Botanical Name: Camellia sinensis | Origin: China | Plant Part: Leaves | Cut Size: rolled leaf
100% Certified Organic: A classic green tea from the Zhejiang province, China. It is among the most popular green tea specialties. As the name implies, Gunpowder tea is made up of leaves hand-rolled into tiny pellets. A full-bodied smooth tasting cup with a bold & slightly smoky flavour, which also lends to its name. Higher in caffeine than most other green teas it is famous for the energizing properties it contains and is often used by athletes to improve endurance.
Health Benefits: You should drink gunpowder green tea if you suffer from obesity, diabetes, fatigue, chronic disease, indigestion, cold, flu, infection, coronary heart disease, and high cholesterol.
Serving Suggestions: Great as part of a delicious morning breakfast or an afternoon tea treat. For the best results always use fresh, filtered water. Add 1 heaped teaspoon per 200 ml. Brewing temperature should be below boiling point, around 80ºC. (Use of boiling water will result in bitterness) Brew 1-2 minutes. Enjoy without milk or sugar.
Taste: Refreshing with a hint of smokiness
Shipping: Our Certified Organic Teas & Herbs are delivered in sealed, air-tight pouches. Shipping is capped at $6.95 Australia wide on total order.
Stainless steel Tea Canister
Each boxed canister holds between 400g – 500g of loose-leaf black or green tea and between 100g - 400g of herbs or tisanes.
The lid of the canister is see-through glass with an airtight rubber seal (see images) and a clip-down steel clasp. You will be provided with 2 attractive labels to stick on the canister. One 'Certified Organic' label and a label with the name and health benefits of the tea printed on it.
Canister Size: 19.5cm [H] x 12.5cm [W].
Stainless steel Mesh Tea Infuser with Lid
This tea infuser is a high-quality stainless-steel teacup strainer/leaf infuser. It ensures a great brew every time - even with very fine cut tea leaves! So easy to use, simply put into your cup, mug or pot, add tea leaves, pour in hot water and enjoy!
The lid serves as a lid, whilst the tea is brewing, and as a base for standing the infuser in when you remove it from your teacup.
Material: High quality stainless steel with micro holes - perfect for brewing your favourite teas without any of the little bits left in your cup!
Dimensions: Height: 7.5cm, Width including arms: 10cm
Care Instructions: This is the easiest tea infuser you will ever own, simply rinse out tea leaves and dry after each use.