This high quality green tea was planted in Sri Lanka by the British in the 1860´s.
The Royal Gunpowder Tea has a special appearance. Its leaves are rolled into small round pellets, which look like grains of gunpowder.
Offering a strong and astringent flavour with oak notes, this is a wonderfully characterful tea.
Because it is rich in antioxidants it is also very healthy.
Some of the health benefits of royal gunpowder green tea include helping to fight heart disease, arthritis, and immune system issues. The tea helps prevent tooth decay and serves as a weight loss aid. It can help lower cholesterol and blood pressure, stabilize blood sugar, and gives your skin a healthy glow.
The brewed tea shows a light yellow colour.