“Each cup of tea represents an imaginary voyage” – Catherine Douzal

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Teapot Maintainnence






If you are using a Yixing teapot for brewing your Chinese tea, I am sure you felt that your tea tasted better brewing with a Yixing teapot than a porcelain gaiwan or teapot.

There are a few reasons ...

2008 Taetea Dayi 8582






Taetea's (aka Dayi) 8582 raw pu erh is one of Dayi's flagship tea that is produced almost every year.  Not as well known as the famous 7542 cake, this 8582 is a quiet favourite among Dayi's tea dri...

A Visit To Lin Ceramics











I was in Taipei, Taiwan last week and I spent an afternoon at Lin Ceramics Studio.  
For readers who are unfamiliar with Lin Ceramics - this ceramic company was started in 1983 in Taiwan.  They main...