debunix wrote:The smallest I use regularly is 50mL. I do have a 30mL, but that one, while not solely a toy, is for occasional, whimsical sessions with very special teas.
futurebird wrote:I just got a 40ml pot. I thought it'd be absurd, but in fact it's very useful!
I can even see 30 ml being of use...
but 20? ha ha ... I don't know that's gotta be too small... right?
I thought 120ml was "small" just two weeks ago.
tingjunkie wrote:....anything less than 40 is starting to reach my limit. Once pots are this small, it's hard to keep the heat up for brewing, especially on longer infusions.
futurebird wrote:Maybe tea boats are a good way to keep smaller pots warm.
futurebird wrote:I find myself filling the pot 2-4 times and pouring it in to a big mug to sip at work. This seems a bit weird, but the tea lasts longer this way.