Chip wrote:I am also likely getting this set. It is used for making "drop gyokuro tea" ...kind of a new fad. I have been looking for an actual set for a while. It can be made w/o it...but I want it. To make this, you use a lot of leaf and very little water. The tea almost comes out in drops. And yes...it is a virtual Japanese version of a Gaiwan.
Wow I was looking at that VERY set yesterday just before I pushed the buy button!
It's very nice!
Andy825 - Be sure to post pics of your new Teaware on the Teaware page! We want to see!