Material Material about contentStainless Steel
Dimension Dimension about content6 inches x 1.5 inches
Colour Colour about contentSteel Grey
Volume Volume about content0.09 Ounce
How to use
- 1Pinch the edge of the infuser to open the basket and scoop the desired quantity of loose-leaf teas.
- 2Place the Square Tea Infuser in a tea cup and pour fresh, hot water to it.
- 3Once the steeping is complete, take the infuser out of the cup. Pinch the edge of the handle and empty the wet leaves.
What is the material of the infuser? Is it safe to use citrus fruits or spices in the infuser?
The Square Tea Infuser is made of 100% stainless steel 18/8 grade 304, including the chain and hook. Besides using a variety of tea leaves, it is absolutely safe to use a variety of other ingredients like citrus fruits and spices of any kind, which will not alter the taste of your tea.
Is the mesh fine enough to filter out herbs and spices?
This infuser has a micro-mesh filter that can be used for any type of infusion. You can also use the infuser with loose-leaf teas of any kind. Note : Ultra-fine debris like Filter coffee powder remnants, fine powdered spices like cinnamon powder, or ultra-fine tea dust might escape into the cup. Apart from these, the mesh filter will filter out all other ingredients while brewing tea.
Is it dishwasher safe?
Yes, the Vahdam Square Tea Infuser is dishwasher safe. Just empty out the leaves and put it in the dishwasher. Our infuser can be easily cleaned and maintained. No hassles!
How many tablespoons of tea does the infuser hold?
Tablespoon measurements might vary anywhere between 3 teaspoons to 4 teaspoons accounting for a tablespoon. Typically, our Square Tea Infuser holds anywhere between 2.5 grams (0.9 oz) to 5 grams (1.75 oz) of tea. Depending on the density and the type of tea, this amount may slightly differ. White Teas have low density, occupying a larger space. While Chai teas have the highest density, hence occupy less space.
Where is this made?
"Vahdam Teas has manufacturing partners all over the world. This specific accessory is however made in our partner facility in China. The specifications are laid down by us and we use world-class materials that are not only safe but highly durable.
Is the infuser prone to rusting?
The infuser is made of FDA-Approved Stainless Steel and hence is rust-free. It also does not alter the taste of your beverage.
Does this Infuser come inside a Plastic Packaging?
Vahdam Teas believes in being kind to the environment-friendly and hence uses sustainable packaging, wherever possible. Our infuser comes in a high-quality Paper Packaging, without the use of any plastic.
Appears to have good spring action, opening and closing and fine, good quality stainless steel mesh