One year on and the plastic stench and taste remain
I bought this kettle a year ago as I am a tea lover. The design of the kettle is great but the plastic ring on the bottom on the inside stinks and taints the water. I did everything recommended by KitchenAid and the retailer, such as boiling with vinegar, using bicarb and boiling over 100 times yet the plastic smell and taste will not go away. I have requested a replacement product. Upon reading reviews on other websites, the plastic taste and smell is an issue with this kettle.
Purchased in December 2018 for A$299.00.
Beautifully designed and stylish in your kitchen. The tea infuser works really well with the option of using it as a normal kettle- take our the infuser part. Quick to boil and really easy to clean. The handle feels good in the hand when held. Would highly recommend this kettle.
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So far so good
This kettle was originally purchased as a gift for my mum, I brought it online from Myer not realising it was a tea kettle. I just wanted a kettle that you could choose what temperature to heat the water.
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