Forget paper cups!

Posted by | On 21/06/2013

Traditionally, Indian Chai is drunken from unglazed low fired bisque cups!
Made from the clay in river, the chai vendors would tap out any loose bits of clay before pouring your chai.
Afterwards you would discard the clay cup on to the street, where it will break down and dissolve.

Chai

Single use Chai clay cups

Pouring chai

images: modern pottery studio and chai pilgrimage.