LuYu's Tea for Two Travel Teaset is the perfect teaset for enjoying a cup of tea with a friend while outside your home. This teaset is designed by the famous Lu Yu Tea Art Institute in Taipei, Taiwan and is available exclusively from TenRen. Lu Yu teasets are known for their outstanding attention to the fit and finish of the piece.
The teapot has an inner convex sieve which helps to prevent tea leaves from blocking the flow of the tea through the spout. Made from purple clay and baked at a higher temperature for
high quality, this tea set is ideal for serving semi-fermented teas such as Oolong, King's, Pouchong, and Ti Kuan Yin. Accompanied with elastic cloth covers for the teacups and a foldable cloth cover with velcro closures for the entire teaset, this teaset is easily transportable and protected.
Yixing teasets such as this one are prized by tea connoisseurs because of the clay's special characteristics. With repeated usage, this pot will acquire its own unique flavor and increased luster and coloring that contributes to the enjoyment of tea. After usage, rinse with hot water and avoid using soap and other scented products that may be absorbed by the clay.
The teapot holds about 4 fluid ounces (120 ml). It is about 4 inches (10 cm) in length, 3 inches (7 cm) in width, and 2.5 inches (6 cm) in height. The tea cup holds about 2 fluid ounces (55 ml). It is about 1.5 inches (3.5 cm) in height and about 2.5 inches (6 cm) in diameter. Shipping weight for this tea set is 1.15 pounds.Out of stock.