Zhu Cha (Gunpowder)

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A tea processed using traditional techniques from the province of Zhejiang. Outside of China it is also known as Gunpowder. At Dobrá Tea-Room it is sold loose or ready packaged as either “Green Pearl” (4,4 oz.).
Description: It is characteristically processed into small, tightly rolled balls, which have a sheen that shows the good quality and freshness of this tea. The light green infusion has a mildly smoky flavour and aroma. A tea for everyday drinking, and a suitable accompaniment to Chinese food.

$5.00 per ounce


Spoon 3-5g (1/2 a tea scoop) into a tea filter, then place it in the teapot and pour on water just brought to the boil. After 2 minutes take out the filter, squeeze it out gently with tongs, and the tea is ready to serve.

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