Made by a family owned cast company with a 400 year history of cast iron craft and designed by famed industrial designer Ken Okuyama, this teapot is beautifully constructed. It features a fully-enameled inside and a stainless steel strainer for easy cleaning. The eggshell finish exterior has several layers of hand-applied lacquer that has been heat tempered for strength and durability. Cast iron remains the best way to brew tea. Satin gold finish. Teapot holds 18oz. Hand wash only. Exclusive to Teavana.
Ken Okuyama designs for Pininfarina and Porsche. His designs include thePorsche 911, Porsche Boxter, Ferrari 599, Maserati Birdcage 75TH and FerarriP5/4. As prestigious as it is beautiful, 100 of these teapots have been givenas gifts to world leaders by the Premier of Japan. It is a wonderful exampleof great Japanese cast iron for your home.