He had stayed only a few minutes, drinking the ceremonial tea that was offered so shyly.
The ceremonial tea is conducted with great precision and is regarded as a graceful accomplishment.
The ceremonial tea must not be confounded with the ordinary serving of tea for refreshment.
For this ceremonial tea, a special set of utensils is used, all of antique and severely simple style.
ceremonial tea drinking still claims no small amount of attention.