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10 best teapots to buy

Published: October 11, 2019 at 12:05 pm

Whether you want a delicate Japanese-inspired pot, or like to keep things classic with floral stoneware, we’ve found 10 of the most gorgeous teapots in which to brew your morning cuppa

Looking for the best glass teapot? Want to buy a teapot with an infuser? Read on for the best pots to brew your tea in…


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Le Creuset stoneware grand teapot, £42.95, Amazon

Made from stain-, chip- and crack-resistant stoneware, this durable cream teapot comes with a handy anti-drip spout and a large handle for easy pouring.

Available from Amazon

A cream stonewear teapot

ZENS Japanese tea pot set, £66.99, Amazon

A sleek white frosted ceramic pot that’s smooth to the touch, with a curved wooden handle and handy removable strainer. The four delicate pebble-shaped cups on the side along with rattan coasters make it a perfect set to give as a gift.

Available from Amazon

A white teapot with wooden handle and two small white cups

Floral Ceramic Teapot, £59.95, Liberty

Amsterdam-based brand, Anna +Nina designed this hand painted, blue toned tea pot with a floral scene that can brighten up any afternoon. Finished with a glossy glaze that is dishwasher safe, this whimsical teapot is ceramic and carefully crafted.

Available from Liberty


Argon Tableware cast-iron hobnail teapot, £23.99, Amazon

With a raised dimple effect, this intricate cast-iron teapot is designed in 17th-century Japanese style – making it ideal for your sencha green tea.

Available from Amazon

A black teapot with black handle

Marimekko unikko teapot, £75, Amara

Invest in this pretty porcelain pot with natural wood handle if you want to add some iconic Finnish design to your kitchen table.

Available from Amara

A white teapot with pink flowers on and a wooden handle

Heather Teapot, £35, MADE.COM

In a unique 2-tone green stoneware, this small teapot would fit well in any ceramic collection. Its earthy tones mirror the tea it holds and can be paired with two green side plates that are also available for purchase.

Available from MADE.COM


Falcon teapot, £30, Amara

Go for this enamel teapot if you prefer to brew your tea on a gas hob. Made from porcelain and steel, it’s a durable pot to pack for your camping trip. Take your pick of colours, from simple neutrals to bright red or samphire green.

Available from Amara

A dark green steel teapot

Pimlico Glass Teapot, £30, Whittard

Expertly crafted, this petite Pimlico Teapot is made out of heat-resistant borosilicate glass and comes with a removable stainless-steel infuser and a spring filter, perfect for larger leaf teas.

Available from Whittard


Forlife stump teapot, £30.15, Amazon

With a stainless-steel filter, this vibrant cafeteria-style teapot is a must-buy if you love loose-leaf tea.

Available from Amazon

A yellow teapot with silver metal lid

Suisen Blue Japanese teapot, £37.50, souschef.co.uk

Suisen, or large white daffodils decorate this authentic Japanese blue teapot. Fit with a removable infuser for loose-leaf teas and at around 500ml, this porcelain pot would make an excellent gift.


Available from souschef.co.uk


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