- High quality cast iron body
- Studded body decorations
- Enamelled interior
- Handle and lid knob will never get hot
- Excellent drip free pouring
- Large volume capacity 1.25L
Our Xilin Cast Iron Teapot in dark blue is exactly how we expect Oriental teapots to look, a beautifully flat and wide body shape, gorgeous yet plain enamel colouring and a textured surface. An exceptional model and one of our bestsellers, able to grace any tea ceremony! With a 1.25L (1250ml) capacity it will give you up to 8 150ml teacups of tea. (note a Mug contains around 350ml, twice or more of a Teacup!)
There are no hard rules for sizes and Teacups can of course vary plus it depends on how you pour! As a guide an average Teacup is said to contain 150ml when filled to 1.5cm of the rim. Thus Teapots sized up to 0.6L pour 3-4 cups, up to 1L 5-6 cups, up to 1.2L 7-8 cups, up to 1.5L 9-10 cups and our largest 2.0L 12-13 cups. If in doubt check the size of your Teacup first and remember with a Mug you will get half the number of Cups!
Why not click on DOWNLOAD INFORMATION IN PDF FORMAT to get the full info on how to make a great cup of tea!TIP: To remove tea stains from inside your teapot simply drop in half a dishwasher tablet, fill with boiling water, leave an hour, rinse thoroughly and voila good as new!
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