Elegant, sleek, fun and functional. This kettle can be used to boil water and steep your favorite tea at the exact temperature required. The 4 pre-set temperatures adapt to a variety of teas; from oolong to chai, herbal to black. Audible signal when water reaches the right temperature. The 360 degree swivel base with cord storage allows you the convenience of cord-free serving and a clutter-free counter. "Keep Warm" control maintains temperature for 30 minutes. Includes 2 lids, one to use for kettle and one for steeper. The perfect cup of tea is at the press of a button!