Thursday, November 14, 2019
Large selection of cast iron teapots

How to use and care for cast iron teapots, (tips, benefits, restoration).

Do you start your morning with a nice hot cup of tea? Or maybe, you're like me and like to unwind and relax with a cuppa at the end of the day....
Oigen shop

Oigen cast iron (history, how to use, care for your cast-iron).

If you're looking for Japanese cast iron you're likely to come across two different companies one is Iwachu and the other is Oigen. Both companies make traditional teapots, kettles and cookware. In...

How to use a cast iron teapot? (step by step guide)

Okay, you have a new cast iron teapot now what? Cast iron teapots are really easy to use but quite often manufactures don't include clear instructions on how to use their teapots....
Iwachu Castings Works foundry worker

Iwachu cast iron (history, products, teapot use and care).

If you are looking for a Japanese cast iron teapot or kettle you'll come across a company called Iwachu. Whether you are wanting a bright and cheerful teapot or a traditional kettle,...
Kikuchi San from Oitomi

Oitomi teapots and kettles (history, manufacture, use and care).

Are you looking for an authentic Japanese teapot or kettle? Then you may want to consider one made by Oitomi. Oitomi is one of the few companies that make their products in...
What is Nanbu Tekki?

Nanbu Tekki or Nambu Tekki? (Learn about Japanese cast iron)

If you like using cast iron teapots or kettles then you might have heard of special ironware from Japan called Nanbu Tekki. It's not as well known outside of Japan but in...

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