Teas

3. Green Loose Leaf Teas

3 Flower Burst – Flower Balls

3 Flower Burst – Flower Balls

Description


A beautiful green tea, hand tied around Lily, Osmanthus and Jasmine blooms to produce a stunning blossoming affect in water. Watch as the tea brews and the artisan flower ball unfolds. A flavoured green tea with delicate undertones of jasmine and lily.

Origin Leaf Intensity Brew Time
China …… Mild-Medium 5 minutes

Quantity / Size Available
1kg bag

Formosa Gunpowder Green

Formosa Gunpowder Green

Description


This tea offers surprising body and a captivating green tea taste. Typical of green teas it has a slightly bitter, grassy but pleasant flavour and produces a strong brew. Denser than other green teas; only one or two teaspoons per teapot are required, leaving a memorable fragrance and long lasting finish.

This tea is from Taiwan and gets its name from the appearance of the leaves which look like small round pellets – or gunpowder.

Origin Leaf Intensity Brew Time
Taiwan Large Medium-Strong 3-4 minutes

Quantity / Size Available
1kg bag

Formosa Oolong

Formosa Oolong

Description


Grown in Taiwan this semi-green tea is delicate and light with a subtle floral liquor. As the processing involves partial frementing it creates a balance between the familiarity of black tea and tang of green tea. Golden green in the cup, this tea is definitely at its best without milk.

Taiwan was formerly known as Formosa.

Origin Leaf Intensity Brew Time
Taiwan Large Mild-Medium 3 minutes

Quantity / Size Available
1kg bag

Peppermint Green

Peppermint Green

Description


This China green tea is sprayed with pure peppermint oil to achieve a refreshing peppermint taste that’s consistent every time. The flavour and aroma of peppermint infuses the tea to create a light and refreshing drink.

Green tea is reputed to be a source of antioxidants which are thought to help the body resist disease and fight the effects of aging.

Origin Leaf Intensity Brew Time
China Medium Medium 3-4 minutes

Quantity / Size Available
1kg bag