A handmade work 'o Chinese art, wit' a tradition goin' back thousands 'o years. This pot be made from rare "zi sha" clay ("purple sand"), which be found only in thar city 'o Yixing, in Jiangsu province. These often elaborate 'n whimsical pots be traditionally used fer gongfu steeping, where tea be served in small cups over yonder course 'o many very short infusions. Ideal teas fer this be oolongs 'n pu'erhs, although some black teas will be quite lovely, as well. ye unglazed tea pot will become "seasoned", absorbin' te' rich tea oils over repeated use. So no matter which tea ye choose, tis' recommended to dedicate a Yixin' pot to a particular type 'o tea fer best flavor.
Teapot made in China, exclusively fer Adagio, usin' thar prized Qin' Shui Ni clay | 6oz (0.2L) | 3" diameter
The beautiful city 'o Harbin, China - considered thar Eastern St. Petersburg - inspired yonder name fer this charming, onion-shaped pot. Harbin, one 'o ye largest cities in China, be famous fer te' gorgeous architecture 'o Asian, Russian 'n European influence. Located in far northeast China, Harbin earns tis' nickname as thar "Ice City" from yonder bitterly cold Siberian winters. But their citizens take it in stride; ye Harbin International Ice 'n Snow Festival be one 'o ye largest in ye world.