Tea Log

  • Nov142011
    Drawing an opening on the teapot

    Handcrafting Yixing Teapots

    Although in recent years the Taiwanese and the Japanese have developed techniques in mould casting teapots using materials derived from…

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  • Nov142011
    The ores that make the different colors and qualities in genuine Yixing teapots

    Yixing teapots: Clays

    Yixing teapot to tea-making is rather like the oak barrel is to wine making, perhaps with a bit more significant…

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  • Nov142011
    Ergonomics of Yixing Teapots Youtube

    Ergonomic criteria for a Yixing teapot

    Selecting a Yixing teapot In addition to clay quality and subjective aesthetics, there are other basic utilitarian criteria in selecting…

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  • Nov142011

    Yixing teapots: Standard traditional forms

    The crude ancient documentation of traditional forms is a strong reminder that Yixing teapot is still very much an art…

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  • Nov142011
    Proper Storage for Taste Integrity

    Proper Storage for Taste Integrity

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  • Nov142011
    Two White Peony discuses

    Maturing Your Teas

    Some teas, such as classic style oolongs and pu’ers, improve with age through proper storage. If you are into practicing…

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  • Nov142011
    Leaf shoots of the tea plant

    Health Benefits of Tea

    A hot research focus Repeatedly in scientific researches all over the world, contents in tea have been found to possess…

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  • Nov112011

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