A teapot is a vessel with a spout used for steeping and pouring tea. Teapot usually has an opening with a lid at their top, where the dry tea and hot water are added, a handle for holding by hand and a spout through which the tea is served.
Yao Bian is regarded as an artistic porcelain glaze and appreciated by people. It is an accidental colouring change in the kiln which will result unpredictable beautiful color and patterns on teapot, tea cup, tea accessories, etc.
The invention and development of Chinese potteries are an important part of the history of Chinese civilization. Famed for the exquisite and intricacy, and named after the cities they are mainly sourced from, the Chinese four famous types of potteries are Yixing Zisha pottery in Jiangsu, Jianshui Wucai pottery in Yunnan, Qinzhou Nixing pottery in Guangxi and Rongchang pottery in Chongqing.
The difference of Fully handmade Yixing Teapot and Half-handmade Yixing Teapot lies in whether use the help of molds during making process.
Choosing a proper Yixing Clay Teapot for your favorite tea is the most important aspect to reveal outstanding characteristics of your tea. No matter you are addict or just a novice to Yixing Teapot.
TeaVivre specially presents this video to every tea lovers and Yixing fans to introduce you how to season a Yixing teapot. Seasoning a teapot is to better maintain our beloved Zisha teapot, and here TeaVivre just introduce a simple method – water boiling method.
We recommend you using some warm water to rinse the Zisha teapot before using it. Thus it can not only warm up, but also clean the teapot.
A great cup of tea contains the mind of the tea-maker.
After buying a Yixing teapot, we need to begin to take good care of it. And here are some methods we recommend to you.
This article shows essential tea sets in Chinese Gongfu Tea Ceremony. Using a Gongfu tea set, you can fully experience your tea in all ways possible, delighting the senses.