Ingredients: green tea
$1.00 – $17.00
Sea captains ferrying precious cargoes back to the West dubbed this granular tea gunpowder, in reference to that common tool of warfare. This tumble-fired Chinese classic comes in many grades, the finest of which is Gunslinger Green. The choicest leaves and buds make the smallest “pellets,” which render an olive colored cup when brewed, slightly sweet and strikingly nutty. A second infusion is usually possible.
*Baby Bucks are small containers of tea that’ll make 2-3 cups or a small pot of tea; they allow you to taste test for pennies–100 pennies–that’s why we call them Baby “Bucks”. Try all 80 flavors of tea! We won’t mind.