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by There is no self
Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Kettles & Heating Elements
Topic: Tetsubin
Replies: 175
Views: 26905

Re: Tetsubin

Thank you so much for the advice! The rust is gone, with a nice blackened seal in its place. I didn't have any cheap tea at home, so I had to sacrifice to sacrifice a bit of Dan Cong. Well worth it, though. Oh that’s great to hear. How long did you cook with tea? I boiled/simmered it for half an ho...
by There is no self
Tue Apr 10, 2018 5:25 pm
Forum: Kettles & Heating Elements
Topic: Tetsubin
Replies: 175
Views: 26905

Re: Tetsubin

Thank you so much for the advice! The rust is gone, with a nice blackened seal in its place. I didn't have any cheap tea at home, so I had to sacrifice to sacrifice a bit of Dan Cong. Well worth it, though.
by There is no self
Mon Apr 09, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Kettles & Heating Elements
Topic: Tetsubin
Replies: 175
Views: 26905

Re: Tetsubin

Figured I'd use this thread instead of opening a new one. I'm in need of an advice because the worst thing since my gaiwan broke has happened: my tetsubin developed a bit of rust both on the inside and outside. I really don't know how, since I haven't used it in a while and I made sure it was comple...
by There is no self
Mon Apr 09, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Announcements & Guides
Topic: Introduce Yourself
Replies: 922
Views: 170126

Re: Introduce Yourself

How long have you been drinking tea? I first discovered loose leaf tea when I found out Twining's wasn't just tea bags of English breakfast but Gunpowder as well. I drank my first "real" tea in 2013 when I discovered Grnpung (forum name hidden with rot13 in case it's a tough subject) and the wonder...