Top 10 Best Japanese Tea Sets for 2020
Seb’s Kitchen Handcrafted
The Seb’s Kitchen Handcrafted has a beautiful cherry blossom pattern that is reminiscent of a peaceful spring afternoon in a Japanese garden. It comes with five cups and is packed in a beautiful box that is perfect as a gift.
- Dishwasher safe
- Microwave-friendly without infuser
- Pot is a bit small for the cups
Happy Sales Cast Iron
The Happy Sales Cast Iron has a dragon design, one of the most common and famous motifs in Japanese culture. The teapot is handmade, so this set is valued both for its authenticity and for its functionality.
- Porcelain enamel interiors
- Pot holds heat well
- Cups get very hot to the touch
Happy Sales Calligraphy
The Happy Sales calligraphy is decorated with elegant Kanji characters on its bright red background. The teapot has a cool bamboo handle that protects your hand when watering. You can also buy a matching sake set and soup cups to complete your collection.
- Made from high-quality porcelain
- Comes in a gift box
- Stickers are hard to remove
Sun Art Tea For One
While not an official Hello Kitty set, the Sun Art Tea For One will certainly be appreciated by people who like that character and love tea. The cup features a charmingly sly feline face and sits atop the pot when not in use.
- Also great as decoration
- Thick ceramic material
- Doesn’t take up much space
Unlike ceramic and porcelain models, the Kendal 6-Piece can actually be used to heat up water on the stovetop or over a flame. Both the pot and the cups are cast with a textured nailhead design, which symbolizes strength and beauty.
- Extra-large 60-ounce capacity
- Coated interior prevents rust
- Comes with a trivet
The OMyTea Vintage is a tiny travel-friendly option that comes with a bamboo serving tray and a zippered storage bag. The pot can hold just enough tea to pour 1.5 ounces into each cup, which is a small portion, indeed, but it’s all about the experience.
- Spout features strainer-like holes
- Solid high-fired porcelain
- Double-walled cups won’t burn lips
M.V. Trading New Star International
The M.V. Trading New Star International comes with everything a pair of tea lovers could ask for, short of hot water and, of course, some leaves. The pot features a removable filter for loose leaf blends, and it includes a trivet for protecting tabletops.
- Cups have a four-ounce capacity
- Good quality for the price
- Available in three colors
Ebros Gift Maneki Neko
Invite good fortune into your life with the Ebros Gift Maneki Neko , which is bedecked with adorable lucky cats and their paw prints. It comes in black, blue, and white, so you can choose the color that best matches your kitchen decor.
- Wrapped wooden handle on pot
- Includes a mesh strainer
- Budget-friendly price
Sleek and minimalist, the Zens Ceramic has an elegant rounded body with a wide natural bentwood handle that’s comfortable to grasp. The stainless steel infuser has a small tab on the side, making it easy to remove and empty when you’re finished.
- Smooth matte finish
- Handmade rattan coasters
- Additional cups sold separately
The Isino Tetsubin is decorated with traditional auspicious patterns that represent the desire for success, prosperity, and a promising future. Its slender handle is wrapped in hemp rope, so you can pick it up from the stovetop without burning your hands.
- Large spout for smooth pouring
- Durable cast-iron construction
- Works on gas and electric burners