250gram China Gunpowder Tea - Loose Rolled Leaf - Temple of Heaven Brand

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250gram China Gunpowder Tea - Loose Rolled Leaf - Temple of Heaven Brand

250gram China Gunpowder Tea - Loose Rolled Leaf - Temple of Heaven Brand

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This exceptional large leafed green tea rolled up in the gunpowder form from Organic farms creates a refreshing bright pale yellow infusion with a light green tint. When making / and drinking Green Tea, it's a tea that you expect to be light and golden in colour, this tea meets this expectations, but without the strength of Whittards etc. Produced using steam and rolling equipment to roll the tea leaves into green balls that open up when steeped, this tea hails from the Anhui province in Eastern China. It is also recommended that the tea cup or tea pot used be rinsed with hot water prior to brewing the tea to warm the vessels.

Dive into the bold and robust essence of gunpowder green tea leaves, renowned for their tightly rolled appearance that unfurls during steeping, releasing a rich and full-bodied flavour. In the event of any safety concerns or for any other information about a product please carefully read any instructions provided on the label or packaging and contact the manufacturer. Gunpowder green tea is a versatile tea, it can be enjoyed with savoury appetisers such as cucumber sandwiches or enjoyed with delicate dumplings, its slightly smoky flavour compliments a variety of dishes that are savoury as well as being enjoyed on its own, it can also be infused several times to create new nuances of flavours.There are many legends and myths surrounding the origin of this famous tea and as many original recipes! Originally referred to as Pearl Tea, it gets the name 'Gunpowder' from an English clerk who mistaken the tea for gunpowder due to its appearance. Later on in the afternoon I might try something like a Darjeeling that has the muscatel flavour, or maybe even a high-grown Ceylon, but definitely my favourite brew, and the one that I drink the most of, is English Breakfast.

It is also believed to have many health benefits including lowering cholesterol, burning fat, detoxifying the body and improving the complexion. The result is a mix of deep dark green, tightly wrapped tea leaves with light green, curled and torn whole American Spearmint leaves. Several types of green tea leaves are commonly rolled into "gunpowder" form, including Chunmee, Tieguanyin, Huang Guanyin, and Dong Ding, as well as many other oolong and higher-end jasmine teas.New statistics suggest that 75% of people in the UK, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, South Korea and the US experience stress every day. Alternatively, if you would like to explore more flavoured green teas, the Sencha Goji Berry is a favourite that offers a modern twist. Brew a cup of Hebden’s Minty Gunpowder Green Tea to experience the revitalizing synergy of gunpowder green tea and refreshing mint. This is its traditional home, although its production has since spread to other regions and countries. This enables the body to burn fat quicker and more efficiently, leading to periods of exercise producing better, perhaps even more noticeable results.

This made distribution across the continents easier, with traders safe in the knowledge that their tea would arrive with its quality intact. Among Gunpowder Green Tea’s antioxidants is Epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), which has huge potential in everyday life. Gunpowder Green Tea Pyramid Tea Bags present a light, grassy gunpowder green tea with a soft aroma and robust level of harshness. Pingshui gunpowder ( 平水珠茶): The original and most common variety of gunpowder tea with larger pearls, better color, and a more aromatic infusion, which is commonly sold as Temple of Heaven Gunpowder or Pinhead Gunpowder, the former being a common brand of this tea variety. Oxidation of green tea, which if allowed to continue would change it into oolong tea or black tea, has often been incorrectly referred to as fermentation; fermentation is actually unique to pu'erh and "dark" teas).

It does look like swamp water if you have the leaves unfurl in the bottom of your mug; don't let this put you off. Please always read the labels, warnings, and directions provided with the product before using or consuming a product. We like to think it also refers to the tiny minty explosion that happens on your taste buds with every sip. Our Gunpowder Supreme Green is our finest gunpowder expression, rich with the characteristic sweetness of fresh summer grass and the subtle smokiness of smouldering oak. Please also note that intensive tea growing is not widely used in China and therefore they are producing this on just four harvests per year, unlike the 8 to 10 harvests that is common to find in Africa, India etc.



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