Breville BTM800XL One-Touch Tea Maker
The Breville BTM800XL One-Touch Tea Maker is truly one of a kind. Not just an electric kettle, this model has a fully automated tea basket that moves up and down while gently agitating the tea leaves for optimal infusion. The BTM800XL is also programmable to meet the specific needs of different types of tea including: green, white, oolong and black. This versatile tea maker has a 1.5-liter capacity and is backed by a one-year manufacturer’s warranty.
Preset and Programmable Features
The Breville BTM800XL One-Touch Tea Maker comes preset with brew temperatures and steep times for 5 different types of teas. They are as follows:
- Green Tea – 3 minutes at 175°F
- White Tea – 3 minutes at 185°F
- Oolong Tea – 3 minutes at 195°F
- Herbal Tea – 4 minutes at 212°F
- Black Tea – 2 minutes at 212°F
You can reset the brew temperature and duration of each tea type as needed. There is also a custom button that will let you dictate brewing parameters for any type of beverage. The Breville BTM800XL One-Touch Tea Maker even lets you choose from mild, medium and strong drink strength options to create the perfect beverage.
This tea maker has a unique basket that can be controlled to create the desired results. When you activate the basket cycle, the tea maker will automatically raise and lower the basket throughout the brewing duration for maximum infusion. The basket cycle can be stopped at any time during the brew cycle.
This one-touch tea maker has a contemporary design with silver accents. The carafe is German-made with Schott glass for durable wear. It is also stain resistant. An intuitive push-button controls and a crisp LCD makes the BTM800XL exceedingly user friendly. The display can be set to show how much time has passed since the last brew cycle was complete for your convenience. The Breville BTM800XL One-Touch Tea Maker measures 10.2”H x 8.6”W x 8.4”D.
The Breville BTM800XL has a dedicated keep-warm feature to keep the temperature of the contents at a constant for up to 60 minutes. The keep-warm temperature will fall within a range of 160-175°F, depending on the original brew temperature.
- 160-180°F original brew temp - 160°F keep-warm temp
- 185°F original brew temp - 165°F keep-warm temp
- 190-212°F original brew temp - 175°F keep warm temp