Gunpowder Green (loose leaf)

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Green Tea
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Average preparation
190 °F / 87 °C 3 min, 15 sec 25 oz / 750 ml

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  • “Sushi and a solid green tea on a Saturday night . Can't really say more I mean it had a strong more consistant taste than other greens I've had before. It didn't really smell too strong but it did...” Read full tasting note
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    JonTea 51 tasting notes
  • “Saturday Feb. 12, 2011 1st Steep of the Day. Got a New Amount of My Second Favorite Tea Twinings Gunpowder Green. Steeped a 6 Cup Pot To Reacquaint Myself with this Favorite. Dry Leaves have a...” Read full tasting note
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  • “My experience with Twinings has been that, regardless of the variety or blend, I can always count on a solid nice tasting tea at a very reasonable price. Such is the case with the Gunpowder Green...” Read full tasting note
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    Stoo 161 tasting notes
  • “so I have not had this tea for a while :) so I picked up a tin at "Starskys" (a polish grocery store) it's still a great tea but can get kind of bitter if over steeped like I accidently did with...” Read full tasting note
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    Kirkoneill1988 213 tasting notes

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A rich blend of Green Gunpowder teas from the Orient with a clear fragrance liquor.

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31 Tasting Notes

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I haven’t had Gunpowder Green for quite a long time and I have no idea why I have gone so long without it.

A lovely taste and colour.

Preparation
200 °F / 93 °C 3 min, 0 sec

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It’s got that kick-you-in-the-teeth feeling.

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Pretty good stuff for a grocery store brand. I wouldn’t say it’s stellar, but it’s definitely better than most bagged green tea. It has a good, full flavor, and is good for a couple of re-steepings.

Preparation
175 °F / 79 °C 2 min, 15 sec

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How I wish I had some of this.

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This is good and high quality tea. Gunpowder tea is very unique and rich flavor. Smell is very pleasant. Taste is very velvety and there is no bitterness at all! Instant favorite tea I will buy more!

This stuff is delicious!

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 3 min, 0 sec

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10 tasting notes

A very nice mellow green tea. It produced a golden liquor which tasted a little like apple and fresh grass. An enjoyable experience. This is also great for making Kombucha!

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Just a decent tea to have when you just need to have some decent tea. Probably my favorite of Twinning’s loose-leaf tins, though I’ve yet to try the Prince of Wales Tea. Tastes like vegetables sprinkled with gunpowder.

Preparation
190 °F / 87 °C 4 min, 30 sec

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