Gunpowder

Botanical Name: Camellia sinensis
Common Names: Gunpowder

Info from class handouts

  • Tasting notes:  Golden liquor, grassy, vegetative, smoky
  • Origin:  China
  • Temp:  80-84°c
  • Steeping time: 3-4 mins

Personal notes on the tea

Dry leaf appearance Wet leaf appearance Infused liquor Aroma analysis Flavour Analysis
 Dull light green, tightly rolled balls Cut leaf, mostly uncurled, rich colour Rich golden apricot tones Warm earthy, soft green Soft velvet mouth feel, green and earthy

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