Chinese Artisan Tea Ceremony Box
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This hand-made wooden tea box with antiqued brass handles opens and transforms into an artisan tea preparation platform. Made out of bamboo, maple, and rosewood, this Chinese tea ceremony box is a work of art and a conversation piece. The tray can be purchased with or without a Rice Grain Porcelain Tea Set.
Includes two samples of artisan Chinese teas that can be steeped multiple times. And, the set comes with expert Gong Fu Cha (Chinese Tea Ceremony) instruction from The Cultured Cup's staff (either at The Cultured Cup or via telephone or Skype).
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- Fun Facts
- The Chinese Tea Ceremony (Gong Fu Cha) wooden box can be purchased with or without a Rice Grain Tea Set, which is described below.
- This beautiful white Jingdezhen porcelain "Rice Grain" Tea Ceremony Set comes with a Gaiwan (lidded bowl), a draining pitcher, and two small teacups.
- For many years it was mistakenly thought that "Rice Grain" porcelain was made by inserting rice grains into the clay before glazing and firing. Instead, the rice shapes are made by artisans carefully cutting out pieces from the porcelain and when glazed, the glaze creates the characteristic translucency.
- The gongfu tea ceremony or kung fu tea ceremony (Chinese: 工夫茶 or 功夫茶), is a method of making Chinese tea involving the ritualized preparation and presentation of tea. The term literally means "making tea with skill."