Minimalist kitchens are all the rage in modern kitchen designs. Sleek horizontal and vertical lines and the use of functional and unobtrusive appliances are some of the features that define minimalist spaces. Whether it has been built from ground up or incorporated into a historic home, if done right, a minimalist kitchen complements any style. It’s only befitting to add minimalist crockery and cutlery including minimalist teapot to match this trendy design.
Most homeowners use teapots as an accessory to their kitchen spaces. Their sophisticated and subtle features make any space pop with life. The minimalist philosophy was borrowed from the Japanese who have practiced the philosophy for years.
They serve tea in teapots and believe keeping a teapot in the kitchen is a symbol of balance and simplicity that enhances their minimalist lifestyles. In light of this philosophy the modern homeowner has taken to the trend using minimalist teapot to accentuate their spaces. Here are some options that make a great buy:
11 Best Minimalist Teapots Reviewed
FORLIFE Curve Teapot with Infuser
The teapot comes with an extra-fine 0.3mm stainless steel infuser that allows your drink to seep gradually so you can enjoy a delicate, delicious cup every time. The fine mesh infuser also helps accommodate loose tea. Just note that this FORLIFE curve teapot is not stovetop-safe so you will need a separate kettle for boiling water.
This tea pot is made from lead-free material which means the teapot will not pose any health risks. The short-curved spout makes pouring your cup of tea hassle-free. Unlike the stainless steel lid, this teapot has a lid that can be used without the stainless steel strainer to serve just hot water.
Just note that avoid placing the teapot inside a microwave or an oven. You also should not put it over open fire or a heating element as it does not resist superior temperatures.
The FORLIFE curve teapot is capable of making 45-ounces of tea that makes it ideal to prepare a bigger amount of your favorite beverage. Whether you like loose leaf teas or whole-leaf teas, you will find this teapot is a great option. The teapot is dishwasher safe so you can place the teapot in your dishwasher and let the machine clean it.
Not only that, but the FORLIFE curve teapot is available in a variety of different colors. From Black Graphite to white, this teapot can easily fit in with your kitchen’s decor.
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Ceramic Japanse Teapot by Zens – Minimalist ceramic teapot
This ceramic teapot by Zens is just fascinating to look at. From its smooth matte finish to its stylish and modern design, this teapot breathes life to your minimalist kitchen. This Japanese-inspired teapot has ceramic body which is non-toxic and lead-free, and a handle made of natural bentwood to give it a unique, natural vibe.
It is equipped with a 304 stainless steel strainer with very fine holes great for loose tea. This minimalist teapot is dishwasher safe but it is important to remove the wooden handle before placing it in a dishwasher.
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Tealyra – Pluto Porcelain Small Teapot
For one-cup teapot, the Tealyra is a perfect option for all kinds of tea. It can brew 18-ounces. The built-in stainless steel strainer is large and allows good circulation. The drip-less spout makes pouring a breeze. Again, this Tealyra porcelain teapot is not a stovetop kettle but does has an infuser to accommodate loose tea.
Tealyra is a great everyday minimalist teapot thanks to its clean color and sleek white porcelain construction. The white color breathes elegance to a minimalist space while creating a timeless, stylish appearance. The teapot is equipped with an infuser to make it easy to brew tea.
The Tealyra teapot comes with a cover which is placed perfectly. The cover is made of stainless steel making it easy to accentuate a minimalist kitchen space. The teapot is BPA, plastic and lead free. Even better, this classic teapot is easy to clean and has contemporary qualities such as all its parts are dishwasher-safe.
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Glass teapot by Tealyra – Minimalist glass teapot
If you are looking for a larger minimalist teapot, this glass teapot by Tealyra makes a great buy. It holds up to six cups of tea and has a beautiful glass build that blends into any minimalist space. This unique teapot would be really look beautiful on a minimalist kitchen countertop. The lid is constructed using bamboo wood. Because its body made of heat-resistant borosilicate, you can use this teapot to boil water like any stainless steel teapot.
As such, it holds both hot and cold tea so you don’t have to change pots when preparing iced tea. You can use it on both glass and gas stove tops and wash it using a dishwasher. Its rounded handle provides a comfortable and firm grip. It also has a coil filter which keeps the tea leaves in the brewing chamber and out of the cup.
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Cosy Manto Minimalist Teapot
It is a modern version of the classic Cosy teapot. Despite its minimalist design, it is equipped with several practical features. Its felt-clad outer casing is made of stainless steel while the inner part is made of ceramic which gives it that clean and minimalist aesthetics. It is this ceramic construction that retains the flavor and warmth of the tea for a long time.
The whole design looks simple yet sophisticated. The black ceramic handle and spout blends in well with any minimalist kitchen décor. It also has a tea infuser which remains in place and is dishwashable. What’s more, its base feels somewhat heavy to prevent the teapot from tipping. This teapot is ideal for serving tea and not stovetop use.
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Hiware Glass Tea pot with Infuser
Its elegant design makes it easy to blend into any minimalist kitchen space. It is ideal for a small family as it brews 4-5 cups of tea. Additionally, the teapot is fitted with an infuser made of stainless steel and is dishwasher safe. But the teapot can also be used without the infuser so you can switch it up daily depending on your personal preference. Even better, the infuser has a metal handle that allows it to be inserted and removed with ease.
One great thing about this teapot is it can be used in a microwave and on an oven (without the infuser), and even can be used on a stovetop at a medium level heat. Plus, the clear glass
While its sleek, modern design dictates you can only use it for special occasions, the glass teapot has a pretty sturdy construction for day-to-day use. The Borosilicate glass body is thick and strong holding up to the rigors of everyday use. The clear class allows for unlight-powered, slow, cold-brewed tea. What’s more, the non-drip spout is not too narrow and not to wide that ensures you don’t spill when pouring tea.
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Sweese 2316 Porcelain Teapot
Minimalist spaces are associated with muted colors like white, grey and black. However, you can still add a pop of color using striking hues like orange, blue among others. The Sweese 2316 teapot is one such accessory you want to add to your space.
The teapot is available in different colors from orange to bright yellow to deep navy to help add a vibrant flair to an otherwise bland-looking kitchen. It serves up to five people hence the perfect teapot for a tea party or a group of people.
Additionally, it uses pro-grade porcelain material which is lead-free, chip resistant, non-toxic and sturdier than stoneware. The handle is designed to fit all hand sizes while the lip at the end of the pouring spout prevents drips.
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Old Dutch Cast-iron Teapot
Some homeowners prefer cast-iron teapots for their excellent heat retaining properties and aesthetics. The Old Dutch Mini Cast-iron teapot is one such teapot that keeps the tea at the ideal serving temperature for an hour.
However, it is rather small as it only has a capacity for two small cups of tea or a single large cup of tea. The interior is made of porcelain which helps retain the flavor of your tea and makes it easy to clean the teapot.
The teapot also has a stainless steel infuser for fast brewing of loose tea. If you are a tea fanatic you know that tea brewed using loose leaves have more flavor, and aroma than ready-made tea bags and the Old Dutch Mini Cast-iron teapot is the best for retaining these properties. Note that the teapot is designed for brewing tea and serving only and not boiling water.
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Bodum Assam Tea Press with Stainless Steel Filter
If you want your tea to be more delicate and stronger, you need to have perfect control over this specific aspect. Then the Bodum Assam teapot can be the right solution. With this model, you just need to press the plunger and have the tea prepared to the preferred strength without having to remove the infuser.
What’s great about the teapot is that it has a patented system that stops brewing when the tea is plunged so your tea will never be bitter. Plus, this teapot’s parts are dishwasher safe, so the cleaning process is quite simple and straightforward.The Bodum Assam teapot has 34-ounce capacity that can accommodate enough tea even for the heavy tea drinker.
The teapot is made of borosilicate glass that is durable enough for everyday use. The clear class makes the infusion visible all the time which makes the teapot a great table piece. The strainer, plunger and lid is made of stainless steel that can resist high temperature well.
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Bee House Ceramic Teapot
Ceramic teapots are specifically designed to offer a high amount of heat retention and maintain the water temperature very well, which makes them suitable for black teas and puerhs. Moreover, these teapots are widely lauded for their traditional aesthetic and easiness to clean. Beehouse teapot has all these great features. Additionally, it comes in five colors to match any kitchen decor. It has 26-ounce capacity. The ceramic body is built to resist high temperature as well as gives it a clean design to match minimalist hues.
Beehouse teapot is quality and beauty together. The teapot showcases the refined design of the Japanese craft. It is slightly smaller to mimic the traditional Japanese teapot. It has a built-in stainless steel infuser and a removable metal cover that is easy to clean and dishwasher-safe, but do need to be removed to make this teapot microwave safe.
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FORLIFE Stump Teapot with SLS Lid and Infuser, Black Graphite
FORLIFE stump teapot has an extra-fine 0.3mm stainless steel infuser to steep anything types of tea from loose-leaf teas such as Rooibos tea to whole-leaf teas like Oolong tea.
This Stump teapot is capable of making 18 ounces of your favorite tea with its included stainless steel lid and infuser. It works just as well with tea bags and tea leaves. The teapot has a simple, straightforward design. Plus, it’s available in a variety of great colors which makes it easy to fit in with any kitchen color scheme, otherwise it can add a vibrant flair to a monotone kitchen.
It’s worth noting that this teapot isn’t microwave-safe for reheating. Also you should not put it on flame or a heating element. After all, you want your tea delicate, and reheating or using direct fire will ruin most of its taste.
An interesting thing about the FORLIFE stump teapot is that it has a stackable design which is ideal for those who have limited space. It is dishwasher-safe and has a sleek design that makes for easy cleaning.
If you are a passionate tea drinker in search of a minimal, clean teapot, then FORLIFE stump teapot will be an excellent addition to your kitchen.
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