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by pedant
Fri Feb 21, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Kettles
Topic: Electric Kettles
Replies: 86
Views: 9252

Re: Electric Kettles

no issues yet with mine
by pedant
Thu Feb 20, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Japan
Topic: Glass teaware from Japan
Replies: 14
Views: 258

Re: Glass teaware from Japan

thanks! it's beautiful.
by pedant
Thu Feb 20, 2020 2:47 am
Forum: Japan
Topic: Glass teaware from Japan
Replies: 14
Views: 258

Re: Glass teaware from Japan

can you please share a pic of a tea session with it sometime? i'm curious to see it in use.

also, how's the pour? does it resist dribbling along the outside of the spout?
by pedant
Thu Feb 20, 2020 2:05 am
Forum: Japan
Topic: Glass teaware from Japan
Replies: 14
Views: 258

Re: Glass teaware from Japan

that thing reminds me of high school!! :mrgreen: Put some leaf in that gorgeous thing! or flower, perhaps :lol: ok, done joking around. it looks very nice, and now i kind of want one. very cool stuff: https://www.buyjp4u.com/products_list.asp?PMID=35 btw, that appears to be silver fumed glass. it's ...
by pedant
Wed Feb 19, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Guide: Forum Tips & Tricks
Replies: 4
Views: 2395

Re: Guide: Forum Tips & Tricks

Private Messages

PM Folders
PM Folders
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Q: Why are my sent PMs stuck in my Outbox? Does that mean they didn't send?
A: A PM appears in the Outbox until it has been read by one or more recipients. After that, it appears in Sent.
by pedant
Mon Feb 17, 2020 12:09 am
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 606
Views: 71783

Re: Introduce Yourself

hi @john1912, nice to have you here :mrgreen:
by pedant
Sun Feb 16, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: Storage & Organization
Topic: How do you use this? (bag sealing clips)
Replies: 28
Views: 3054

Re: How do you use this? (bag sealing clips)

if your bag is too big for your clip, you can try this trick:

Bag clip sealing just a corner
Bag clip sealing just a corner
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be sure to make the cut a bit smaller than the length of the clip.
by pedant
Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 606
Views: 71783

Re: Introduce Yourself

hey sloth, wb!
by pedant
Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:19 am
Forum: China & Taiwan
Topic: Yixing
Replies: 812
Views: 76574

Re: Authentic Yixing teapot?

Authentic Yixing teapot? I bought a Yixing Teapot from a seemingly reputable tea shop in Taipei for about $50 usd. Here are some pictures. Does it look authentic/worth $50? is it actually from yixing area? no clue the pot seems fine though. i'd use it for sure. worth $50? maybe a little steep. but ...
by pedant
Wed Feb 12, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: Green Tea
Topic: What Green Are You Drinking
Replies: 663
Views: 93499

Re: What Green Are You Drinking

i just opened up my last pack of o-cha 20th anniversary sae midori. great stuff. too bad it's a one time only offering. :x

o-cha 20th anniversary tea
o-cha 20th anniversary tea
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by pedant
Mon Feb 10, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 606
Views: 71783

Re: Introduce Yourself

hi, @yanchaiman! welcome to the forum :mrgreen:
by pedant
Sun Feb 09, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: Kettles
Topic: Electric Kettles
Replies: 86
Views: 9252

Re: Electric Kettles

yea, they both use control sets by strix
by pedant
Sun Feb 02, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found some really old tea (19 years!) Can someone identify?
Replies: 28
Views: 575

Re: Found some really old tea (19 years!) Can someone identify?

mm, impossible to know from the packaging imo
there's good and bad examples of any style of tea
by pedant
Sun Feb 02, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 606
Views: 71783

Re: Introduce Yourself

hey, @twta500!

lots of new faces here. welcome, everyone :mrgreen:
by pedant
Sun Feb 02, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Found some really old tea (19 years!) Can someone identify?
Replies: 28
Views: 575

Re: Found some really old tea (19 years!) Can someone identify?

they're definitely safe to drink. dry tea does not become unsafe to drink. the moisture content is too low for pathogens to grow. how do you want them ID'd though? they seem already ID'd from your link titles. just fyi, a lot of chinese tea packaging is generic. sometimes stuff is even mislabeled, l...