The History of Gunpowder Tea
Gunpowder tea has been produced for over 800 years in China. Its name comes from the appearance of the tightly rolled leaves, which resemble gunpowder pellets. This tea was traditionally enjoyed by the Chinese imperial court and was also widely traded along the famous Silk Road trade route. Today, gunpowder tea is enjoyed by tea lovers all over the world and is produced in several different countries, including China, Taiwan, and Morocco.