Japanese Binchotan Charcoal

25.00 incl. VAT

Binchō-tan (Japanese: 備長炭) is a type of charcoal, traditionally used in Japanese. It’s used to purify water, a natural filtration for great tasting tea water! Its use dates to the Edo period, when during the Genroku era, a craftsman named Bichū-ya Chōzaemon (備中屋 長左衛門) began to produce it in Tanabe, Wakayama. The raw material is oak, specifically ubame oak (Quercus phillyraeoides).

One piece per unit. Comes without glass. Yes, we ship worldwide, Shipping information. Delivery 3-5 days.

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