Boil up to a full quart of water superfas even faster than a microwave in this Presto electric tea kettle. It''s great for tea, instant coffee hot chocolate gelatin desserts hot cereals instant soups and more. Built-in whistle indicates when water is boiling. Thermostat shuts kettle off automatically if it boils dry. Flip-up stainless steel lid makes filling easy and directs steam away while pouring. Anodized interior base resists mineral buildup.