Iconic Japanese cast iron teapot with just a hint of gold brushed on the surface.  It keeps tea hot for nice long time. And elegant to serve with.  Includes stainless basket to steep loose tea in. 


Tetsubin Kin/Kuro Black Hobnail cast iron teapot

  • 5-1/2" diam. x 4-1/8"h.
  • 0.65L / 22 oz. capacity.
  • Cast Iron.
  • Dry thoroughly to store.
  • Made in Japan by Iwachu Japan

Before use:

  • Fill the pot with boiling water to rinse and warm your pot.
  • Not for use on the stovetop.

After Use:

  • Allow teapot to cool completely after each use before cleaning.
  • Do no use soaps or detergents.
  • Avoid contact with salt/oils.
  • Do not leave water or tea in pot for extended period of time.
  • Rinse and clean thoroughly with warm water only.
  • Wipe the inside and outside dry with a clean cloth while the pot is still warm (not hot!)
  • Invert the pot to air dry before putting back infuser and lid.
  • Infuser can be cleaned with or without soapy water.

The cast iron teapot retains heat very well, making it a perfect vessel for tea connoisseurs. Our teapots are finished with enamel on the inside to prevent rusting and include a removable stainless steel mesh basket infuser. Black hobnail desig

Not recommended for stove top use.