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Handmade Yixing Zisha Teapot - Purple Clay Teapot with 2 Cups (190 ml / 6.4 oz)

$159.99  $29.59

  • Model: Te-0028
  • Shipping Weight: 200lbs
  • 99986 Units in Stock

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Details Each zisha teapot will come in a beautiful Chinese gift box and a certificate of Authenticity with an official stamp of the artist Fan Xijun!This Yixing teapot will greatly improve the flavor and a more lasting after taste of your brew. It can be used for any type of tea but based on our test we recommend to use it for pu erh, lightly roasted oolongs, and green teas (especially longjing, biluochun and jasmine). However, make sure to use the tea pot only for one tea type! If you drink different tea types, you should get several clay teapots and dedicate each to one type of tea.This purple clay teapot is handmade and heated at a temperature of about 1180 degrees Celsius (2156 degrees Fahrenheit). This is exactly why the shape is so perfect.About Yixing and its historyYixing is well-known for its scenic bamboo forest, water-eroded caves and natural landscapes earning 5 positions in the national heritage list of China. It was established in 221 B.C. during the Qin Dynasty (at that time called Yangxian). Later on it was renamed to renamed to Yixing which means 'loyalty and prosperity'.About Zisha Clay and how it is processedZisha is a type of clay consisting of a mixture of kaolin, quartz and mica with high contents of iron oxide. The clay as a slighly sandy texture. The processing of this clay is complicated and it used to be kept a secret. Here's a summary:Winning the clay from minesSun-dryingPulverize the clay into fine substanceIsolate the finest particles by air screeningThe separated fine clay is mixed with water resulting in a thick pasteThis paste is piled and vacuum processed to remove bubbles.The clay is now ready to be molded in varies shapes and then baked in a 1100-1200 degree oven
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Handmade Yixing Zisha Teapot - Purple Clay Teapot with 2 Cups (190 ml / 6.4 oz) Handmade Yixing Zisha Teapot - Purple Clay Teapot with 2 Cups (190 ml / 6.4 oz) Handmade Yixing Zisha Teapot - Purple Clay Teapot with 2 Cups (190 ml / 6.4 oz)
Handmade Yixing Zisha Teapot - Purple Clay Teapot with 2 Cups (190 ml / 6.4 oz) Handmade Yixing Zisha Teapot - Purple Clay Teapot with 2 Cups (190 ml / 6.4 oz)