Artisan Yixing Zisha Teapot - Bian Yun 275ml / 9.3oz
Zisha tea pots are very unique to Chinese tea culture and an essential brewing vessel for gongfu tea. Zisha means purple clay that originates solely from Yixing city of Jiangshu province, China. Yixing has a long history of producing Zisha teapot due to its unique mineral component and the composition of the raw material. Zisha tea pots are known for their ability to enhance tea’s aroma and flavor, thus making it an ideal vessel for brewing gongfu tea. These teapots are meant to be made small and for infusing tea multiple times.
This Yixing pot is hand crafted by a rising pottery artist, using authentic Yixing clay.
Using a Zisha teapot is easy. Easy to handle, easy to wash and clean. It is also known to have the ability to absorb tea liquor. Over a period of time the surface of the tea pot can reflect the color of the tea that it brews and become glazed, which makes the tea pot more valuable and beautiful.