Introduction of yixing and zisha(purple sand):
Yixing, located in Jiangsu Province,which is know as "capital of pottery" in china, chinese teapot is one of its famous pottery handcrafts all around the world,besides,other handcrafts as zisha cups,zisha statues,zisha flowerpot are also popular in the whole world.
Zisha,called "purple sand" in english,which is the raw material of purple sand handcrafts,as it's a kind of sandy soil, which gives purple sand handcrafts perfect characters of ventilating,cold and hot transformation,hot transmission.
With the perfect character of ventilating, this purple sand can keep your tea water fresh even after one night.
As the perfect character of cold and hot transformation, this cup won't crack when you pour hot water into it.
In addition, because of its great function of hot transmission, you won't feel hot to touch the cup after pouring hot water into it.
For most of you may have never tried to have coffee with purple sand cup, but one of my friends from Miami, Florida just came to visit yixing in 2009 and he brought some cups home, he told me that his friends and neighbours all consider it was very interesting to have coffee with this kind of chinese traditional pottery cup.Therefore,I absolutely believe that when you drink coffee with this cup and take a look at the beautiful chinese traditional carves and paintings,it will be a interesting time for you.
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