Tea Education

Do You Need a Teapot To Make Tea Tea Adventures

Can You Make Tea Without a Teapot?

The question if you can make tea without a teapot has a fairly simple answer. You don’t need one, but using a teapot adds depth and complexity to your tea.

Difference between a teapot and a pitcher Tea Adventures

What Is the Difference Between a Teapot and a Pitcher?

A teapot and a pitcher are both used in the Chinese Tea Ceremony, but they have a different purpose. A teapot is used to brew tea while a pitcher is used to serve tea.

Nixing Teapots vs Yixing Teapots Tea Adventures

Nixing Teapots vs. Yixing Teapots

Nixing teapots and Yixing teapots are both clay teapots but there are some differences between them. This article discusses the main differences.

Difference Between a Teapot and a Kettle Tea Adventures

Difference Between a Teapot and a Kettle

A teapot and a tea kettle seem similar at first sight but they have a completely different purpose. This article explains the difference.

What is Duanni Clay Tea Adventures

What is Duanni Clay?

Duanni clay is an umbrella term for a particular type of clay from Yixing. After firing, this clay has a light or yellow-toned color.

Are You Supposed to Wash Your teapot Tea Adventures

Are You Supposed to Wash Your Teapot?

You’re not supposed to wash teapots with soap because unglazed teapots absorb most of what you brew in them. It’s better to use hot water.

Why Are Teapots Expensive Tea Adventures

Why Are Teapots so Expensive?

Yixing teapots are expensive because they are made from a rare type of clay. The older a teapot is, the more expensive it usually is.

How is Liu Bao Tea Processed Tea Adventures

How is Liu Bao Tea Processed?

Liu Bao is a subtype of fermented tea that is made in Guangxi province. This article gives a complete overview of the production process.

Is Liu Bao Black Tea Tea Adventures

Is Liu Bao Black Tea?

The question of whether Liu Bao is black tea or not is an important one to ask because black tea in the west is not the same as black/dark tea in China.

How to Brew Liu Bao Tea Adventures

Liu Bao Brewing: How to Brew Liu Bao Tea

Liu Bao is an underappreciated subtype of tea and it is worth exploring. It can be tricky to brew Liu Bao so this article gives a full overview of how to do it.

What Does Liu Bao Taste Like Tea Adventures

What Does Liu Bao Taste Like?

The traditional Liu Bao taste is mainly betel nut, but there is a lot of Liu Bao available with an earthy or forest flavor profile.

Health Benefits of Liu Bao Tea Adventures

Liu Bao Tea Benefits

Liu Bao Tea has been drunk for centuries in Asia for its medicinal qualities. This article discusses the major health benefits of Liu Bao.

Liu Bao vs Pu-erh Tea Tea Adventures

Liu Bao vs. Pu-erh Tea

Liu Bao and pu-erh tea, especially shou pu-erh seem similar at first sight. However, there are some differences and those are discussed in this article.

How to Store Liu Bao Tea Adventures

How to Store Liu Bao Tea

Some people don’t know how to store Liu Bao. This article discusses common practices and several pitfalls to avoid when storing your precious Liu Bao.

What is Liu Bao Tea Tea Adventures

What is Liu Bao Tea?

Liu Bao is becoming more popular in the west and has been popular in China and Malaysia for a long time. But what is Liu Bao tea and where does it come from?