“Starlight goes in this one. You must collect it only on cold, clear nights. It is to be boiled down for seven hours, seven minutes and seven seconds exactly. Drinking it produces dreams and visions for when a person needs that sort of thing.
A strong brew of tea contained in a teapot and warmed on the top of the samovar can be mixed with the desired amount of water supplied from the spigot below. The water in the samovar is kept hot by an interior well filled with glowing coals