Gunpowder – Our Kombucha-Tea


Gunpowder is a form of Chinese green tea produced in Zhejiang Province of China in which each leaf has been rolled into a small round pellet.

The English term may stem from the Mandarin Chinese phrase for “freshly brewed” -gāng pào de- which sounds like “gunpowder”; underpinned by the fact that the tea resembles grains of black powder.

Gunpowder tea leaves are withered, steamed, rolled, and then dried. Although the individual leaves were formerly rolled by hand, today most gunpowder tea is rolled by machines …


Gunpowder tea is exported to the Maghreb where it is used in the preparation of traditional North African mint tea.
The Moroccan tea ritual is at the heart of any social gathering, from an informal visit to a neighbour to lavish soirees with dignitaries. A minimum of two cups need to be drunk so as not to offend the host….

S – 85 g / M – 250g / L – 650g

SKU: N/A Categories: ,

Additional information

Weight N/A

Groß, Klein, Medium