Copper Tea Kettle

T ea kettles come in all forms and shapes, with different textures and beautiful details, ranging from antique ones, to brand new and modern ones. Depending entirely on your style, and on what you wish to use it for, as a simple decoration, or as a kitchen item, you have plenty of options to choose from. So, to help you choose one that will fit your tastes and needs, we offer you our best recommendations.


Top 7 Copper Tea Kettles Comparison

Photo Product Name Capacity Spout Type Whistle Handle Material Stove Type Price
CopperBull Heavy Gauge Image
Best Overall
1. CopperBull Heavy Gauge 1.6 quart Gooseneck Wood Gas and electric
Zanzer 3 quart Kettle ImageOur Choice 2. Zanzer 3 quart Kettle 3 quarts Hinged spout Cool-grip, ergonomic All types
Old Dutch 887 Image 3. Old Dutch 887 2-½ quart Gooseneck Brass Gas, electric and glass
DEMMEX 2017 Hammered Image 4. DEMMEX 2017 Hammered 1.6 quarts Gooseneck Wood Gas or electric
Asahi Cne307 Image 5. Asahi Cne307 2.5 quarts Gooseneck Brass and natural wood Electric and gas
Old Dutch GanymeadeImage 6. Old Dutch Ganymeade 2.75 quarts Hinged spout Copper All types
Imperial Home ID3003CImage 7. Imperial Home ID3003C 3 quarts Hinged spout Heat-proof plastic Electric and gas

1. CopperBull Heavy Gauge


It is handmade from thick, 1 mm, hammered copper, and it has 3 different designs to allow you to choose one that will fit your style best: one with an antiqued patina, one with a shiny, new finish, and one with engraved details. It features a detailed engraved spout, with a gooseneck for increased precision and no dripping. It has a capacity of 1.6-quart, so it will offer you enough tea water for you and your guests.

Its interior is lined with lead-free tin for increased safety and easy cleaning on the inside, and it has a large base for quick and fast water boiling. Additionally, it is recommended to be used on gas and electric stoves, while it should be kept away from induction stoves. It measures 9 inches in height and it has a diameter of 7 inches, and it weighs 1.65 pounds.

It will get a patina over time, which you can leave it as it is if you like it that way, or, if you prefer it shining, you can easily get rid of it by using a copper polish. Additionally, it doesn’t whistle, but it boils water fast, and it comes with a wooden handle, with a black finish, so you won’t burn yourself while using it.

PROS CONS
  • Large base for quick water boiling
  • Suitable for gas and electric stoves
  • 1.6-quart capacity
  • Beautiful design and easy to clean
  • There were some complaints about the lid falling easily while pouring
  • Some complained about the black wooden handle finish
VERDICT
Thanks to its large base it will boil water fast, while its capacity will provide you with enough tea for you and your guests. It has 3 different designs, so you can choose one that matches your tastes best, as it is not only a beautiful kitchen decoration but also a functional and easy to use kettle.

2. Zanzer 3 quart Kettle


It measures 8.31 inches in height and 9 inches in diameter, and it weighs 1.52 pounds, and it has a capacity of 3 quarts, thus it provides you with up to 12 cups of tea, for you, your family and your guests. It has a brush copper finish and a stainless steel 18/10 interior that will not flake no matter how much you use it. It has a large base, so it will boil water fast, while thanks to its cool-grip ergonomic handle you can avoid burns, as it will stay cool to the touch as well as being easy to hold.

Moreover, it has a one-hand trigger mechanism that allows you to easily and conveniently pour the water. Simply squeeze the trigger and it will open up the ‘whistling-lid’ from the spout. To close the lid, simply press the knob on the handle. Its whistle will alert you when the water is hot enough to be taken off the stove, as it will start up with a low whistle and, progressively, turn louder, so you will be able to hear it even if you’re not in the kitchen at that moment. It can be used on electric, gas and induction stoves, so you don’t have to worry about your stove design.

PROS CONS
  • Can be used on all types of stoves
  • Cool-grip ergonomic handle
  • One-hand trigger mechanism for easy water pouring
  • Large capacity
  • There were some complaints about the lid being loose
  • Some complained about the handle getting hot
VERDICT
It allows you to quickly boil water for your tea, providing you with a large enough quantity to share your favorite blend with your guests. It has a large, round base, which allows the water to boil faster, an ergonomic handle for easy maneuvering and a cool-grip, so it will keep its coolness to the touch. It will alert you when the water is ready, by whistling.

3. Old Dutch 887


It is made using sturdy and polished copper for optimum sturdiness and durability, and it has a brass handle, knob, and spout. It has a large base, with an efficient heat transfer, thus providing you with a faster way to boil water, while it is also rust and stain resistant. While it doesn’t whistle, it has a gooseneck spout that ensures there will be no dripping as you pour it, and its interior is lined with nickel-plating for increased safety, easy cleaning, and maintenance.

It has a 2-½-quart capacity thus providing you with lots of water, and it measures 9.5 inches in height, 5.5 inches width, and 9.5 inches in depth, and it has a lightweight of 1.8 pounds. It is recommended to be used on gas, electric and glass stoves. While it might develop a patina in time, which you can keep it, or not, according to your tastes, all you need to do is hand wash it with warm water and soap and hand dry it, for regular maintenance. To keep its shiny finish, you will have to use copper polish. However, be sure to use a hot-pad when moving it around to avoid possible burns, as its handle tends to become quite hot.

PROS CONS
  • Can be used on gas, electric and glass stoves
  • 2-½ quart capacity
  • Easy to clean and maintain
  • Quick water boiling thanks to the heat transfer
  • There were some complaints about it not being sturdy enough
  • Some complained about it requiring a hot-pad to lift
VERDICT
It offers you a quick way to boil your water, thanks to its large base and optimum heat transfer. Moreover, it will provide you with enough tea water, as it has a 2-½-quart capacity, while thanks to its nickel-plating interior it allows you easy cleaning and maintenance.

4. DEMMEX 2017 Hammered


It is 100% handmade and it comes in 2 variations, a hand engraved exterior or a hammered design, so you can choose the one that fits your taste best. It measures 9.8 inches in length, 6.6 inches in width, and 5.7 inches in height, without the handle, and 8-1/5 inches with the handle. A bit on the heavy side, as it weighs 1.25 pounds, it has a copper thickness of 1 mm.

Additionally, it has a capacity of 1.6 quarts, thus allowing you a serving of about 6 cups, thus plenty of tea for you and your guests.Its handle and knob are made of wood, so you will be safe from burns when you use it, and it has an interior lined with lead-free tin for increased safety and ease of cleaning. Moreover, it is suitable for any gas or electric stoves, but it is not recommended to use it with an induction stove.

While it will not whistle, it does provide you with a drip-free gooseneck, and in time it will have a patina. If you prefer your kettle shiny, you can use a copper polish on it, to keep its finish bright. Furthermore, to prevent it from turning black from the heat, use medium heat.

PROS CONS
  • It will heat up fast and keep the water warm
  • 2 models to choose from
  • Easy to clean and use
  • Suitable for gas or electric stoves
  • There were some complaints about the screw in the lid
  • Some complained about it requiring a hot-pad to lift
VERDICT
It offers you a safe way to boil water for your tea while providing you with 2 design choices to choose from, an engraved outlook or a hammered one. It is easy to clean up, both inside and outside, allowing you to keep its patina or quickly get rid of it according to your tastes. It has a capacity of 1.6 quarts, thus providing you with enough tea water for you and your guests.

5. Asahi Cne307


It measures 7 inches in diameter and 4.13 inches in height, and it has a light weight of 1.5 pounds. It is made from hammered copper on its exterior and has a nickel plate on the inside for increased safety, easy cleaning, and maintenance. Its handle is made from brass and natural wood, as well as the lid’s knob, thus allowing you to easily take a hold of it and lift it up without a pad.

It is capable of holding up to 2.5 quarts, thus providing you with enough tea for your family and guests. It will develop a patina over time, which, depending on your tastes, you can keep or, easily get rid of by using the copper polishing agent it comes with to make it look like brand new.

Additionally, it has a gooseneck spout, to prevent any dripping when pouring the water. While it doesn’t whistle, it can be used on both electric and gas stoves. However, it is recommended to use a medium flame to prevent it from turning black from the heat.

PROS CONS
  • Easy to maintain and clean
  • Large capacity
  • Wooden handle and lid knob
  • Copper polish included
  • There were some complaints about the clarity of instructions
  • Some complained about its lid
VERDICT
It will quickly heat up and boil your tea water, providing you with enough for yourself, your family and your guests. It has a wooden handle so you can easily lift it up without the need of a pad, and thanks to its gooseneck spout there will be no dripping. Additionally, it comes with its own copper polish, thus you can easily remove the patina when it appears if it doesn’t suit your tastes.

6. Old Dutch Ganymeade


It measures 11.75 inches in depth, 10.75 inches in height and 8.25 inches in width and it weighs 2.8 pounds, thus it is a bit heavy. Its interior is made from 18/8 stainless steel, while its exterior is made from a mixture of titanium dioxide and copper, for a durable finish which will prevent it from tarnishing and discoloring in time. Easy to clean and maintain, it has a distinctive design, with a round overall shape and a flat top lid, and it has a straight, lock-open spout with a cap for convenient pouring.

It is capable of holding up to 2.75 quarts, and it has a large encapsulated base which will equally distribute the heating and will make water boil fast. Additionally, it will alert you by whistling when the water is hot enough, and it can be used on all types of stoves, but it will require you to use a hot pad when you take it off the stove, as its handle can become quite hot.

Additionally, it has smaller and larger capacities, as well, so you can choose the one that fits your kitchen and needs best. Therefore, its types range from a ‘precise’ pour-over to a 1.7-quart, or, to larger capacities of 2.2 quarts, and 3.1 quarts. With time it will get a patina, which you can keep if it suits your tastes, or you can simply remove it by polishing it.

PROS CONS
  • Large capacity
  • Can be used on all types of stoves
  • Lock-open spout
  • Encapsulated base
  • The handle gets really hot
  • There were some complaints about it not whistling loud enough
VERDICT
Thanks to its large, encapsulated base, the heat will distribute evenly, allowing the water to boil faster. Additionally, thanks to its large capacity, you will have plenty of tea for yourself, your family and guests. However, the handle has a tendency of becoming hot, so you should lift it with the help of a hot pad.

7. Imperial Home ID3003C


It measures 10 inches in height and 8 inches in diameter, and it is a bit on the heavy side as it weighs 3 pounds. It is able to hold up to 3 quarts, thus providing you with enough water for yourself and for everyone in your family, as well as guests. Moreover, it has a heat-proof plastic handle which will keep its cool to the touch, while thanks to its non-slip properties it allows you to easily transport and maneuver it, as well.

It has a stainless steel interior, so you can be sure it will not rust away when you use it, and a copper with stainless steel trim exterior, which has a sleek swirl design. It has a hinged spout for safe and easy pouring, featuring a one-hand mechanism that will keep the spout ‘free’ from its whistle-lid, to allow you easier serving.

It can be used on both electric and gas stoves, and the large, encapsulated base will promote even heating throughout its body. Additionally, it provides you with hassle-free maintenance, because all you need to do is hand-wash it with soap and warm water, and hand-dry it.

PROS CONS
  • Large capacity
  • Suitable for gas and electric stoves
  • Easy maintenance
  • Heat resistant, non-slip handle
  • There were some complaints about loose pins
  • Some complained about its handle
VERDICT
It offers you the possibility of making enough tea for your family and guests, thanks to its large capacity. Additionally, it has a large base, so water will boil fast, and it will let you know by whistling when it is ready for your tea. Thanks to its non-slip handle you will be able to move it around, and thanks to its spout-lid mechanism you can easily pour the water.

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