This is a programmable kettle that provides six different temperatures, making it an ideal choice for any tea drinker. It also is great for long tea sessions since it keeps the water warm even removed from the base for a long period of time.
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Pro Perfect for variety of teas
Everyone knows that the right temperature is essential when making a tea. Because of this, the kettle has six different temperature presets: 160 °F for delicate teas, 175 °F for green tea, 185 °F for white tea, 190 °F for oolong tea, 200 °F for French press coffee, and Boil is for black tea or instant noodles. So, you can always be sure that your drink is excellent.
Pro Easy to use
This kettle is easy to use because it has all one-touch controls on the handle. They are clearly visible and easy to understand. You just need to pour water into the kettle, select the temperature, hit the Start button and wait for the water to boil.
Pro Provides warm water for a long span of time
The kettle has a Keep warm mode that automatically holds the selected temperature for 30 minutes. However, if the kettle is not in use for 5 minutes it will go into sleeping mode. Fortunately, it will remember your last selection and you can get it on by lifting the kettle. This feature is convenient if you cannot make straight to the kitchen when the water has been boiled.
Pro Great for long tea sessions
This kettle is great when you need to pour the kettle several times, for example, during the Gongfu session. It has build-in memory feature that lets you remove the kettle off the base for up to 2 minutes without it turning off. When returned to the base, it will restart the heating or will continue Keep warm cycle automatically.
Con Not convenient for metric system users
This kettle does not have a Celsius display. Therefore, if you purchase tea outside the US, it might take a little bit of time to convert it to the right temperature.
Con Difficult to see the water level
It might be difficult to see the water level as when you pour the water, kettle fills up first, then the water level. Because of this, you might easily overfill the kettle.
Con Difficult to clean
This kettle is difficult to clean, because the top of the kettle is too narrow even for small hands to reach the bottom and the sides of the unit.