Yixing Teapot from Rishi....

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Yixing Teapot from Rishi....

Postby olateone » May 26th, '14, 16:11

....and my first post here.
It's been a month since I rec'd this pot and have used it daily for my oolongs.
I am satisfied with this pot so far, only complaint is that I wished it was a little smaller than 170 ml.
Info: http://www.rishi-tea.com/product/immortal-peach-zhuni-clay-yixing-teapot/teapots
Construction-wise... very thin vessel, pours well, has a nice shape for my use, and has no clay smell from inside the vessel.
Peace.

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Re: Yixing Teapot from Rishi....

Postby the_economist » May 26th, '14, 16:49

You can get similarly well crafted modern pots at smaller sizes here:
http://www.origintea.net/teaware/modern-yixing

I'm trying to decide whether or not to pull the trigger on one of these myself, especially because of the 15% discount at the moment. I like the red clay on those.

Teadoff also had a couple of modern pots but I think they are sold out now.

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Postby bonescwa » May 26th, '14, 17:46

I got one of the 75 ml pear shaped hongnis, I love it

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Re: Yixing Teapot from Rishi....

Postby olateone » May 26th, '14, 18:14

To The_economist.....thanks for the hot tip !!!
I pulled the trigger on this....http://www.origintea.net/teaware/modern-yixing/xiaomeiyao-hongni-yu-ru
I swear this will be my last teapot....I swear!!!
Peace.

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Postby the_economist » May 26th, '14, 18:27

bonescwa wrote:I got one of the 75 ml pear shaped hongnis, I love it


Any pictures of it in action :)

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Postby bonescwa » May 27th, '14, 21:07

the_economist wrote:
bonescwa wrote:I got one of the 75 ml pear shaped hongnis, I love it


Any pictures of it in action :)


Yes sir, I'll post them to the yixing thread when I get around to cutting them down to size, or maybe I'll just upload them to imgur

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