Our Zenshi Glassware range is as elegant as it is practical.
This exquisite teacup is handmade by expert glass artisans. The teacup is skilfully crafted from strong, ultra-light, heat resistant borosilicate glass.
As opposed to ceramic teaware, glassware allows you to see the beautiful and distinctive colours of each tea as you serve and drink it. Therefore, serving tea in this beautiful glass teacup is a great way to enjoy luxury teas. Paired with one of our elegant teapots and your favourite speciality tea, this teacup is guaranteed create a tea experience like no other.
Material - Borosilicate** Glass (heat resistant, light weight and strong)
Function - Serving tea, the traditional British way - but with a modern twist.
Cleaning - Dishwasher safe.
Heating - Microwave or stovetop use not recommended.
Size - Xcm H x Xcm top diameter x Xcm bottom diameter, Saucer Xcm diameter
Capacity - The maximum teacup capacity is 150ml
Good for - Enjoying tea at all times of day and during all occasions.
Packaging - Comes in a white cardboard box.
Upkeep and usage
If the ambient temperature in the kitchen is low, warming up the glasses before use will help the glasses last longer.
The glass is less likely to break or shatter if you warm it up gradually. Once you have poured in the hot tea, avoid resting the glass on cold surfaces.
**Borosilicate glass - Borosilicate glass is made mainly of silica (70-80%) and boric oxide (7-13%) with smaller amounts of the alkalis (sodium and potassium oxides) and aluminium oxide.