Kanaami-Tsuji Tea Strainers with Rosewood Handle
Kanaami-Tsuji’s rosewood handle tea strainer is made using Kyo-Kanaami, a traditional metal knitting technique that dates back a millennium. The result is a beautifully ornate tool for daily use.
6.75" (total length)
2.75"⌀ x 1.5" (strainer head's circumference x depth)
Kanaami-Tsuji is a Kyoto-based, family-owned workshop that carries on the tradition of Kyo-Kanaami (metal knitting). Each of its products is meticulously handwoven by team of artisans using time-honored techniques. In fact, archeological digs in the Kyoto region have revealed that these wiring techniques have been used to make cooking utensils for the last thousand years. Kanaami-Tsuji honors the custom of treasuring everyday tools, crafting products that last so that customers can enjoy using them for a long time to come.
Metal (stainless steel, copper or brass) and rosewood
Available in Stainless Steel, Copper or Brass. Each strainer is handmade. The natural grain of the wood handle will vary between strainers.
Hand-wash. Do not wash with metal scrubbing brushes.