Temple of Heaven Gunpowder Green Pyramid Tea Bags (Biodegradable)

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Our Gunpowder green tea of the highest quality is now in biodegradable green tea pyramid tea bags. Gunpowder green tea is so called because the pellets resemble the gunpowder used by British warships in the 19th century. It is rolled in drums, and the constant rotation gives the tea its spherical form. Temple of Heaven Tea, is a pinhead gunpowder tea also known as zuccha or pearl tea. It is much finer than most other gunpowder teas, and has a softer aroma and a less bitter taste. it is also very tightly rolled - a sign of quality. Gunpowder green tea is high in fluoride, which can help fight tooth decay.

The tea bags are made from soilon - a corn starch which is biodegradable.

Tea Information
Type Green Tea
Origin China
Format Biodegradable Soilon Green Tea Pyramid Tea Bags
Taste Soft Aroma and a Less Bitter Taste
Brewing Advice One pyramid per cup. Use hot (85ºC) but not boiling water. Infuse for two minutes. Do not add sugar or milk.