Heavy-gauge steel construction with a perfectly flat bottom means this Le Creuset Tea Kettle heats evenly and boils water fast. Drip less spout makes pouring easy. Black phenolic whistle, knob and unique locking handle make it easy to lift, pour and clean. The double porcelain enamel finish resists chipping and wipes clean. Heat-resistant, ergonomic handle ensures a secure grip. Useful for preparing French press coffee, oatmeal and much more in addition to tea.