Awaken your senses with Moroccan Mint, a classic, uplifting, rolled Chinese gunpowder green loose leaf tea. This tea is perfect for an afternoon energy boost and even as an after-dinner digestif. Delicious hot or cold, though it is traditionally served hot. A small amount of this tea goes a long way. Use 50% less tea per cup. Moroccan Mint’s popularity quickly spread from Morocco to all of Europe.
Moroccan Mint tea is commonly steeped three times, with each infusion giving the tea a unique flavor. This is referenced in a famous proverb: “The first glass is as gentle as life. The second glass is as strong as love. The third glass is as bitter as death.” We’ll leave the number of infusions up to you. A small amount of this tea goes a long way. Use 50% (1/2 TSP) less tea per cup.
Moroccan Mint - Gunpowder green tea, spearmint leaves
Water Temperature: 175°F - 185°F
Steep Time: 2-3 minutes
Serving Size: 1 Tsp/8 oz