Clay Tset - Obtuse w/ 4 cups

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The smooth lines and deep brown color of the Brown Yixing 10 oz. Teapot exude a modern presence set in the gongfucha tradition. Serving up to 4 sipping cups, everyone will taste the difference in flavor of each steeping of loose-leaf tea! Spec’s: Material: Yixing clay Size: 3”H, 4.8”Diameter Volume: 10 oz. Infuser basket included: No Color: Brown About Gongfucha: Gongfucha translates to “tea with great skill.” The earliest detection of the gongfucha practice was found in the Chaozhou region of China, between Fujian and Guangdong. Rather than a symbolic event, gongfucha is a service intending to realize the art of tea toward a science by controlling the variables of tea quality and quantity, water temperature, brew time, and teapot size. About Yixing Clay: The locale of yixing clay is the Yixing area of Jiangsu (east), China. The red clay is fired, but lacks any glazing process to retain the natural pores of the clay. This is important because these pores retain the flavor of the tea with each steeping. Legend has it that one will not even need to add tea leaves to a well-used, yixing pot after 20 years, as the pot will have absorbed so much flavor and aroma, it will generate the tea itself. Academic articles about yixing pots: www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1021949814000945, http://www.marshaln.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/2012.12.31-Report-of-PLEAF-analysis-on-yixing-tea-pots-1.pdf Leafster Recommendations: China Wuxi Oolong, China San Bei Xiang “Three Cup Fragrant”, China Imperial Mojiang Golden Bud

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Bamboo Tea Tray - Small
The dark, finished Small Bamboo Tea Tray arranges the perfect setting for gongfucha or a teapot for one. The slotted, removable top allows water to drain into the hollow middle compartment with easy clean up. The tray can hold a small gonfucha tea pot, the fairness cup, and up to three small gonfucha cups (for more information the components of gongfucha, use our link!)(gongfu tea set sold separately). Also known around the shop as the "laptop-saver." Tea and laptops don't mix.
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Material: Bamboo
Size: 10.5”L, 7.5”W, 2.4”H
Color: Dark bamboo
About Gongfucha: Gongfucha translates to “tea with great skill.” The earliest detection of the gongfucha practice was found in the Chaozhou region of China, between Fujian and Guangdong. Rather than a symbolic event, gongfucha is a service intending to realize the art of tea toward a science by controlling the variables of tea quality and quantity, water temperature, brew time, and teapot size.
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