Do you have whistling kettles at home? I do. I have the best whistling kettle in the house because I always use boiling water when creating my tea. Well, basically, boiling water is essential in any household. Which is why whistling kettles are also important. Because I am a mom of two kids, I always have a lot of tasks at hand. I do multiple things at the same time. I need a kettle that warns me every time the water reaches its boiling point.
T-fal Specialty Whistling Coffee and Tea Kettle
When you think of boiling water in a kettle, what instantly comes to mind? Scalding hot? Unsafe? Hot to touch? Difficult to use for older people? Well, T-fal took all of this problems to mind when they created the Specialty Whistling Coffee and Tea Kettle. The body of this whistling kettle is made of stainless steel. When I first gazed at this whistling tea kettle, I readily recognized the exterior of this product. It is indeed very stylish! I love the stainless body with black lining.
The kettle also has a black handle and black cover. The handle is ergonomically designed to fit the hand comfortably. The cover also fits snugly on the kettle to efficiently heat water. I like the idea of a wide handle. Some tea kettles have small handles which makes it difficult to handle the kettle especially if the water is boiling hot. With the Specialty Stainless Steel Whistling Coffee and Tea Kettle you can easily transfer the water to your favorite cup without having to worry about getting your hand burned. The base of this kettle is also very wide to maximize the transfer of heat from the source to the kettle.
Mr. Coffee Flintshire Whistling Tea Kettle
The next product on our list is the Mr. Coffee Flintshire Whistling Tea Kettle. This is a more basic design of a tea kettle. You have the body, the handle, the cover and the spout where water flows through as it goes to your favorite cup. First of all, the handle of this tea kettle is made from hard plastic. It is conveniently attached to the kettle with enough room for the hand to move. At first, it looked like my hand would touch the cover of the handle, but as I passed my hand through the handle, I never felt any hotness of the kettle.
After you boil the water, definitely, you want to transfer the contents of the tea kettle to a cup. But since it is boiling water, you may be afraid that you can hurt your hand in doing so. Mr. Coffee specifically designed a handle with a switch to open the cover of the spout. The switch is purposely located on the handle part and not on the spout itself to ensure the safety of the hand as you pour the water to the cup. The total capacity of this tea kettle is 1.75 quartz.
Revere 6-Cup Whistling Tea Kettle
Another stylishly designed tea kettle made our list of Best Whistling Tea Kettle. It is from the company Revere. The body of this tea kettle is made of high quality stainless steel. The steel added to the style and class of the product. The design itself is very different to other usual tea kettles. The body is circular, much like the shape of a cake. It measures 6 inches by 5.5 inches. I like the design because it is indeed very different. The handle is also different from other usual tea kettles. The handle is somewhat hanging because one part of the kettle is screwed to the top while the other side is not. I like this handle design because you can easily slide your hand to the handle without actually inserting the hand between the top cover and the handle, which is like most kettles. The spout of the tea kettle can safely be opened by pushing a switch on top of the handle. It makes for a safety feature of the tea kettle. You do not have to hold the spout itself to pour the water to the cup.
Another great feature of this product is that it can be used in either a gas powered or electric powered stove. So you don’t have to buy two sets of tea kettles for different stoves. You can just pick this product up and use it whenever you want to. It is a great product indeed.
Circulon Sunrise Whistling Tea kettle
The Circulon Teakettles Sunrise Whistling Teakettle is the first brand of tea kettles that offers its customers different colors of kettle body. You can get a kettle that is black, capri turquoise, circulon red, rhubarb red, navy blue and mustard yellow. Some people like to have a choice in every device that they have at home. I personally like to have a choice of color especially on the tea kettle. The enamel exterior not only beautifies the kettle but also helps in resisting stains. The exterior also makes the cleaning easier because of the smooth finish.
The body of this tea kettle is made of solid steel. It has a capacity of 6 full cups of water. I also love the design of the handle of this tea kettle. When you want to pour the hot water, you can conveniently just squeeze the handle to open the spout. You need not adjust your grip because the switch for the spout is located just below the handle part. The dimensions of this product is 8.1 inches by 8 inches by 8.7 inches. It is definitely a must-have for anyone who wants to have a more personal tea kettle available in the house.
Willow & Everett Tea Kettle
If an engineer would design a tea kettle, it would probably look like this! One look at this tea kettle and I can say that is looks a lot more complicated than it actually is. Maybe it is because of the mirror finish design of the kettle body. Or how the spout is connected to its switch in a way that it is engineered to do so. Whatever it is, I like it! Let us breakdown the design and functionality of this device. first of all, the body of the kettle is made of surgical-grade stainless steel, aluminum and iron. The kettle whistles in a nicely and can be heard significantly when water boils. The whistle does not stop unless you turn it off. I think this is a great feature to ensure that you switch your stove off readily before all the water boils out. It may also prevent accidental fires in the house.
Now, let us look at the interior of this product. Compared to other usual tea kettles, this product has five layers of premium grade stainless steel, iron and aluminum. This helps in converting heat energy from the source to boiling water. The handle is also designed to be ergonomic. You can grip the handle with minimum effort. The switch for the spout is specifically located near the index finger to readily pour water from the kettle to your cup. The kettle also comes with a premium tea infuser to separate the tea leaves from the water itself.
Reston Lloyd Calypso Basics Whistling Teakettle
One of the most simple kettle designs on our list is a product from Reston Lloyd. It is the Calypso Basics Whistling Tea kettle. It has the basic parts of a kettle- a handle, a cover, a spout, a spout cover and the kettle body itself. This is the second product on our list that gives you a choice of the color of your preference. You can get a pink kettle, black kettle, lemon kettle, lime kettle, orange kettle, pink kettle, plum kettle, red kettle, turquoise kettle or a white kettle. not only is the body colored, but also the handle. You can open the spout of the kettle by moving the spout up using the handle on top of it.
The body of this kettle has a non-fading finish. This means that your tea kettle will last a long time and maintain its aesthetic beauty. It can be used on either a gas stove or an electric stove. Another difference of this product to normal kettles is that the lid of this product is made of glass tempered lid. It adds to the style and class of this product. When the water boils, you can hear the harmonic hum whistle coming from the pot.
Epica Whistling Kettle
If you have seen the Willow & Everett kettle, then you would probably say that this is like its identical twin. It has the same body design with the same switch to open the spout cover. I love the mirror-finish exterior of this product. It just looks more elegant in the kitchen than most kettles. The mirror-finish also helps in the maintenance of the product. Because the exterior is smooth, you can just wipe off dirt and you are good to go! It is made of surgical-grade alloy which is a very durable material which can last a long time even after several uses.
This kettle can be used on different types of stoves. You can use this on an electric stove. You can also use it on for induction cooking. You can put it on a gas stove, a wood stove, even a halogen stove. It has a wide base to maximize the heat conduction. Since conduction depends on the amount of surface that is in contact with each other, a wider base means faster conduction of heat from the source to the water.
Vanika Tea Kettle
The last product on our list is the Vanika Stainless Steel Tea Kettle. If Mrs. Potts gets a makeover, it would probably look like this. The base of the kettle is wide. It looks more like an egg shape. The design maximizes the conduction area of the water and heat source. How is that possible? The heat comes from either electricity or gas. Well, technically, it comes from the stove. As the kettle touches the stove, the heat transfers from the stove to the kettle. The kettle material must be very conductive in order to transfer the heat from its body to the water efficiently and quick. Fortunately, the body of this kettle is made of high quality stainless steel. The wide base of the kettle enables high surface area of heat transfer from the source to the body and then from the body to the water.
To protect your hand from accidental burning, the Vanika Stainless Steel Tea Kettle has a heat-resistant handle. You can now easily use this kettle without worrying of hurting yourself or a member of the family accidentally burning their hand.
If you like tea parties and even creating coffee and hot cocoa for your family and friends, then you need a whistling tea kettle in your house. The basics of the tea kettle is that it needs to transfer heat efficiently. This means that almost all the heat from the gas stove or electric stove must be transferred to the water. You can save a lot of fuel, be it gas or electricity, if you purchase a high quality kettle.
The tea kettle also need to boil water fast. You do not want your visitors to wait long before they can have their tea, right? Choose a tea kettle that has a wide base in order for the heat transfer to be fast and over a large area.
If you like to put personality in your kitchen, then you have a lot of brands that offer a tea kettle with lots of different colors, from pink to black. It really depends on your preferred look and style. If you want the basic silver style, then there are also a lot of kettles that offer silver-finish design. Finally, get a tea kettle that would provide maximum safety for you and your family. Get a product that would protect your hand every time you pour water from the kettle to the cup. Never compromise safety over price.