An 8-quarter Brewery

Brewery

An 8-quarter Brewery

Mash-tun with mashing machine

Brewery

Mash-tun with mashing machine

A sparger

Brewery

A sparger

Fermenting round. A, skimmer; B, parachute; C, attemperator.

Brewery

Fermenting round. A, skimmer; B, parachute; C, attemperator.

The tea sieves are placed in a cylindrical basket that is slightly contracted in the middle.

Cylindrical basket

The tea sieves are placed in a cylindrical basket that is slightly contracted in the middle.

Tea leaves can be dried in sunlight and rolled by means of a channeled stone tablet with hollow sides for lifting.

Drying and Rolling Tablet

Tea leaves can be dried in sunlight and rolled by means of a channeled stone tablet with hollow sides…

The common name of humulus lupulus is hop or common hop. The flowers are greenish yellow. The flowers bloom in the summer. The heads of the fruit are used in brewing.

Portion of Female Inforlescence of Humulus Lupulus

The common name of humulus lupulus is hop or common hop. The flowers are greenish yellow. The flowers…

Tea leaves are placed in a thin iron vessel with no handles called a Kuo.

Kuo Basket

Tea leaves are placed in a thin iron vessel with no handles called a Kuo.

The tea leaves are taken to long, low tables where the stems and uncurled leaves are separated and discarded.

Sorting Leaves

The tea leaves are taken to long, low tables where the stems and uncurled leaves are separated and discarded.

The tea leaves are steamed until they reach a desirable fragrance.  They are then rolled or kneaded by hand into balls.

Tea balls

The tea leaves are steamed until they reach a desirable fragrance. They are then rolled or kneaded by…

A machine with protruding handles used to roll tea leaves into balls.

Tea Leaf Roller

A machine with protruding handles used to roll tea leaves into balls.

A winnowing machine was traditionally used to separate yield from chaff. The pictured type of winnowing machine was likely used to separate chaff from tea leaves.

Winnowing Machine

A winnowing machine was traditionally used to separate yield from chaff. The pictured type of winnowing…

Tea leaves are passed through sieves then winnowed via tossing on large bamboo trays.

Winnowing Tea Leaves

Tea leaves are passed through sieves then winnowed via tossing on large bamboo trays.