Artisan Yixing Zisha Teapot 250ml / 8.5oz
Zisha tea pots are very unique to Chinese tea culture and are 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 components and structural attributes 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 to brew gongfu tea. These teapots are meant to be made smaller and for infusing tea multiple times.
Our Yixing Zisha teapot are all made of authentic Yixing clay, hand crafted. They are not made from mass-production machines (molds) and the original clay material retains the original scent of clay, as opposed to lower quality teapots which can exhibit strange, less natural aromas. Yixing teapot with authentic materials will enhance the flavor of your tea, and safe to drink. A true authentic clay teapot will look more pronounced and glazed over a period of time. It is a fun and enjoyable experience to watch your tea pot become radiant over time.
Capacity: 250 ml / 8.5oz
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.