The Le Creuset Demi Stainless Steel Tea Kettle is both beautiful and functional. Perfect for tea for two. Use it to boil water for French press coffee and even instant oatmeal. It is made of high carbon steel with a large base to boil water very quickly and efficiently. It whistles as soon as the water is boiling. The whistle flips out of the way for pouring. The handle is both heat-resistant and ergonomic. Can be used on all heat sources except induction. Fast-heating 1-1/4 quart capacity. Stainless steel construction. Made in Thailand.