Gunpowder, Gunpowder Mint
Gunpowder tea is tightly rolled, then lightly roasted, giving it a dense, dark appearance that is similar to gunpowder. The rolled leaf unfurls when brewed. According to mercantile records, various grades of gunpowder tea were a common import to America.
Green tea leaves
Hand packaged in Charleston, SC
5.25"H x 2.75" diameter tin
3 oz. loose tea