This cup was designed by the Camellia Sinensis team in partnership with a ceramic workshop in Taiwan. Made of porcelain, the pure white glazed interior finish is perfect to enhance the colour of the liquor of either an entire gaiwan infuson or a shared teapot. An elegant everyday accessory with its pleasing curves and practical size.
This glass gaiwan enables the appreciation of the hidden side of of infusing tea. Its smooth sides ensure a comfortable grip and a neutral infusion; it can accommodate all families of tea. This small, covered cup and saucer, is an instrument of choice especially for infusing teas with large leaves. The tea leaves are infused directly in the cup and the lid is used to hold back the leaves when it is time to stop the infusion. The gaiwan is very good for multiple infusions, concentrating their aromas and flavours in each cup.
Diameter: 9 cm
Height: 10 cm
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This double wall cup, exclusive to Camellia Sinensis, conserves the warmth of the tea for longer, without depriving you of the pleasure of admiring the colour of the infusion. Its rounded form and smooth sides make it a comfortable and versatile utensil for everyday use. Easy to maintain, this article is dishwasher-safe.