Handcrafted in Yixing, China and made with yixing clay, also known as zisha-or purple sand, this delightful plum blossom beige yixing teapot is a great way to enjoy your favorite tea.
are well known for their unique characteristic when it comes to brewing tea. Smooth to the touch with a unique porous surface, yixing clay teapots are most commonly used to brew black, oolong and aged pu-er tea. One of the features of yixing teapots that endears it to tea-lovers is that yixing teapots develop a coating over time with usage that will retain the flavor and color of tea. With repeated use, the brew of a yixing teapot improves the overall quality and taste of subsequent brews.
This unique yixing teapot is designed with the well-loved plum blossom. A symbol of beauty in the face of adversity in Chinese culture, plum blossoms bloom brilliantly in winters. It is believed that the harsher the winter, the more brilliantly plum blossoms will bloom. Tastefully and elegantly designed, this beige yixing teapot is delicately decorated with plum blossoms along the side of the teapot and on the lid. The sprout, handle and lid are decorated with the motif of a plum tree branch. A deeper shade of brown rings the rim and the base of the teapot.
This yixing teapot also comes with a stainless stain infuser. This teapot includes a built-in infuser located along the side of the spout and on the interior of teapot. Packaged in a lovely paper box, this yixing teapot makes an excellent gift for tea lovers. Instruction manuals with instructions on the proper care and usage also come with yixing teapots.
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