Austral Herbs

Tea Gunpowder Organic

Details & Specifications:

Botanical Name: Camellia sinensis
Organic Status: Certified Organic
Australian Certified Organic
Country of Origin: China
Plant Part: Leaves
Cut Size: Rolled Leaf

Stock: Available


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 it's name. Higher in caffeine than most other green teas it is famous for the energizing properties it contains, and often used by athletes to improve endurance. Ideal to drink in the mornings to provide the energy you need for your day.

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