Well, if you agree with the line mentioned above, then you are a hardcore fan of tea like me. This ancient hot brew has come a long way, from the variations in taste and flavour to the way it is served. As much as it’s important to drink healthy tea, its serve wear is equally important. Teapot and cup sets are an important part of the cutlery sets that you keep for your home and office. You can go for simple transparent glass designs made of borosilicate, or you can go for the traditional ceramic ones, with lovely paintings and designs on them. This blog highlights some of the popular options in the market.
Rejuvenate Your Morning With These Assorted Teapot And Cup Set:
Today, you can find so many options for tea sets in the market. They are available in different designs, styles and patterns. The materials of the tea set also impact the flavour and freshness of the tea. So, to make your task simplified, we have got this blog that discusses some of the popular options available in the market. You can go for retail shopping and choose some of the teapots that come in sets of 4 cups or 6 cups, depending on the number of people you have at home, or guests you want to serve.
- Glass teapots– If you want to give your teapot and cup set a stylish and sleek twist, then adding a glass teapot will be a good move. This one is good for brewing almost all types of tea. You can actually view the beauty of tea leaves unfolding in hot water and releasing their flavour. Isn’t it the right way to give your morning a fresh start? These are good for floral teas, oolong tea, blooming tea and other types of green tea.
- Cast iron teapots- These are traditional Japanese teapots that are also popularly known as testbeds. These were used for boiling water. These now come with an enamel coating and are now used for brewing tea and not oiling water.
- Ceramic teapot– Now, these are highly versatile pieces. It comes in different options like porous ceramics, stoneware, porcelain and others. Ceramic teapot and cup sets have become very popular. Owing to their unique design pattern and texture, these teapots have also become a good gifting option. Now you can also find handmade and the painted ones to enhance the room décor.
- Stainless steel teapots– The heat retention property of stainless steel makes it a good choice for brewing tea and even storing it. Moreover, it is a highly durable material, and you don’t have to worry about its durability.
An important question that you may ask is if the type of teapot impacts the flavour of the tea? The answer is yes. Glass and non-porous ceramic do influence the flavour of the tea. So, make sure that while buying the teapot and cup set, you always choose the best materials.
A quick view at the teapot material and the type of tea that is best served in it:
|Type of Teapot||Tea Variety|
|Glass||Light Oolong tea, green tea, floral tea|
|Stoneware||Suitable for different type of teas|
|Unglazed ceramics||Good for dark oolong tea, black tea|
|Porcelain teapot||Good for tea that are brewed in not so hot water like white tea|
|Stainless steel teapot||Durable option for serving tea but not so aesthetically appealing.|
Wrapping it up !!!
This was the basic information about the teapot and cup set and its materials. There are teapots and cups available that you can choose as per the microvan safety precautions, and check the marking and labelling on them.