Description: This grade of gunpowder is produced from fine China green tea that is
painstakingly processed into "pearls." The finished product is a tea with
rich flavor, balanced pungency, and the smoky tones one would expect from a
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 180° Steep Time: 3 min.
Average of customer reviews submitted during the last year: ; No. of reviews: 1 Dry Leaf Appearance and Feel: Excellent, Infused Leaf Aroma and Appearance: Excellent, Infused Liquor Flavor: Very Good, Overall Value: Excellent
from Arlington, MA (United States)
(6/10/2014) Dry Leaf: Excellent,
Infused Leaf: Excellent, Liquor: Very Good,
"This has become my go-to afternoon green tea. The leaves unfurl beautifully on infusion and I appreciate its assertive character -- and the notable, though not excessive, caffeine boost. The flavor is robust for a green and quite pleasant, not special occasion quality but perfect for an everyday tea."
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"Upton Tea Imports was founded in 1989 with the objective of providing the North American tea drinker with
the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
sources who are capable of providing top quality teas. We sell directly to the consumer, thus ensuring the
freshest product and fairest pricing."