The "gunpowder" designation refers to the shape of a tea rather than the strength or flavor. Gunpowders such as this begin as tightly rolled balls which unfurl as they are steeped, frequently resulting in a superior second steeping.
Most of our orders are shipped vis USPS Priority Mail, but you're welcome to choose your shipping method at checkout. Shipping cost is calculated according to the weight of the products and packaging and the distance from our shop to the destination. We ship at actual cost, with no extra charges for handling.
All domestic orders over $55 ship FREE.
Currently, we accept international orders from Canada, Mexico and Italy, as well as Military APOs. There are no “handling” charges. These orders ship with USPS.