18 May BENEFITS TO USING GLASS KETTLES
A glass stovetop whistling tea kettle is a type of pot specifically designed for use on glass or ceramic stovetops. There are several benefits to using a glass stovetop whistling tea kettle:
- Heat resistance: Glass stovetop whistling tea kettles are made from heat-resistant borosilicate glass, which can withstand high temperatures without cracking or shattering. This makes them safe to use on glass, electric or ceramic stovetops without the risk of damaging the kettle or the stovetop surface.
- Visual appeal: Glass kettles have an elegant and stylish appearance. The transparent glass allows you to see the water boiling, which can be visually appealing and add a touch of sophistication to your kitchen.
- No metallic taste: Unlike metal kettles, glass kettles do not impart a metallic taste to the water. This ensures that the taste of your tea or other hot beverages remains pure and untainted.
- Whistling feature: The whistling feature of these kettles is both functional and convenient. When the water reaches boiling point, the kettle emits a distinct whistling sound, alerting you that the water is ready. This prevents the kettle from boiling dry and allows you to attend to other tasks while waiting for your water to boil.
- Easy to clean: Glass kettles are generally easy to clean. The smooth surface of the glass makes it simple to wipe away any residue or stains. Additionally, the transparency of the glass makes it easier to see if any buildup or mineral deposits are present, allowing for timely cleaning.
- Versatility: Glass stovetop whistling tea kettles can be used for more than just boiling water for tea. They can also be used for preparing other hot beverages like coffee, hot chocolate, or instant soups.
- Health and safety: Glass is a non-reactive material, meaning it won’t leach any harmful chemicals or flavors into your boiling water. This makes glass kettles a healthy and safe option for preparing hot beverages.
Remember to handle the glass kettle with care, as glass can be fragile. Be cautious when placing it on or removing it from the stovetop to prevent accidental breakage. If you are in the market for a glass teapot, Medelco has a great stovetop kettle in its Café Brew Collection that will suit your needs.