This is a Chirori or Sake pitcher with a lid that prevents the aroma of sake from escaping. The body is made of 100% tin.
The body is made of 100% tin. A chirori is a tool used for heating sake, and this product has a lid to keep the aroma in and prevent it from escaping. Since ancient times, tin has been used as a metal for drinking and tea utensils, as it is said that "water in a tin vessel will not spoil" and that "sake will taste better with no miscellaneous flavors. Pouring into a 100% tin chirori removes the miscellaneous flavors of sake and makes it taste even better.
When boiling water, the tin itself reaches a high temperature within a minute or two due to its high thermal conductivity. Please hold the rattan wrapped part.
Size: 5.8 x 3.3 x 6.5 in (14.7 x 8.3 x 16.5 cm), 15.5 oz (460cc)