Thank you so much everyone!
Exactly why I love teachat! I can share something and you guys appreciate it as much as I do! Try showing and explaining these things to others around me here. I just get "ummmm ok" and "I don't get it"
That video is what charmed me into getting one
The houhin is charming, perfect word! Thick walls, pours like a gaiwan, no fuss perfect lid fit, quality red clay, smooths the brew a bit with good aftertaste and works well with many types of tea.
Here is a picture of her today, growing a darker sheen. I brew mostly gao shan oolongs some gyokuro too.
I was drinking some premium bao zhong from hou de in the pic
This has been the only pot that can brew baozhong really well for me.
David, your kyusu picture is amazing !