Hu Lu Filter - big


A natural filter made out of a bottle gourd, a common ornamental pumpkin in China. The fine filter net is hand sewed.

For gongfu cha, the filter is placed on serving pitchers while pouring out the tea to prevent leaves from seeping through.

A smaller size is available for little pitchers:

•  Small Hu Lu filter

    • MATERIAL:  Bottle gourd (Hu Lu)
    • WIDTH:  6.5-7 cm
    • LENGTH:  12.5-13.5 cm

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