Can be known as- Gun Powder Tea, Pinhead Gunpowder, Temple of Heaven Gunpowder Green.
It is believed that Gunpowder green tea gets its name from the fact that the tea resembles gunpowder pellets used for cannons. The tight roll helps Gunpowder Tea remain fresher longer than other teas.
Origin- Sri Lanka
Appearance- Rolled pellet like balls
Taste- This tea has a sweet and slightly smoky character. The taste is clean and with a sweet refreshing aftertaste.
Brew time and temp- 3 mins at 85C