Best tea thermos : Buying guide
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Have you been looking for a container to brew your herbal tea or water with fruity flavors? Are you looking for a way to take hot coffee or tea to work because it's your favorite drink? If the answer is yes, you definitely need to invest in a thermos brewer.
It's always nice to have a hot cup of coffee in the morning to get your energy back and better focus on your daily tasks. If you don't want to stand in line at a coffee bar, you can simply make a customizable brew. And for that, you will necessarily need a brewing thermos, of which there are many models on the market.
If you want to find the best thermos flask, you will have to invest in a container that offers an optimal size, excellent insulation and resistant materials. In addition, the thermos jug should have a secure filter and lid.
And it is precisely all these criteria that we will discover through the reading of this guide. Tea and coffee lovers, don't waste another minute!
Why buy a tea thermos?
Some tea drinkers like to brew tea separately with leaves, then remove the leaves with a strainer. This hassle is eliminated with a thermos tea infuser, which can brew and strain the leaves with ease.
We understand that the importance of having a thermos infuser lies in the type of infusion you like to make. Indeed, there are infusions of tea bag drinks and loose tea. While the former is limited in terms of antioxidant production, the latter is not.
Clearly, loose tea offers tremendous health benefits and is packed with flavor. The leaves fully expand and release potential antioxidants to:
- fighting the cold;
- improve heart health;
- maintain brain health.
- Therefore, to enjoy a perfect cup of healthy brewed tea, you need a tea thermos with an infuser.
What size infuser thermos to choose?
Infuser thermos jugs are available in a variety of sizes and it should be noted that this refers to their capacities. Depending on the needs, there are three size formats for infuser thermos:
- The small size: it takes into account infuser thermos ranging from 250 to 500 ml ;
- The medium size: with thermos jugs with a capacity of 500 ml to 750 ml;
- The large size: with thermos jugs with a capacity of more than 1 liter.
When selecting the size, think about your daily tea consumption.
How to recognize a good thermos jug?
When you are looking for a tea thermos, there are some things you need to take into account to choose the best product on the market. Let's read together the important points to keep in mind when making your purchase:
Focus on insulation
Thermal insulation is the technique by which your beverages will keep warm for a long time. It is a criterion not to be neglected if you intend to take your thermos tea infuser everywhere. To this end, check if your container has the right insulating structure:
- Vacuum insulation
Vacuum insulation works by preventing heat transfer from the outside of the infuser thermos to the inside. It does this by creating a vacuum in an inner wall. Since there is no air in the vacuum, convection cannot occur and the temperature of the liquid remains stable.
- Foam insulation
Foam insulation works by using foam to prevent convection. It is then difficult for air to move through the foam. Therefore, heat cannot be transferred from the outside of the bottle to the inside.
Choose the material carefully
The material is one of the most crucial factors to consider when selecting the best thermos jug. Generally, there are three types of materials: stainless steel, glass and plastic.
- Focus on stainless steel
Stainless steel wall infusers are exceptionally durable and stronger. They are also lightweight, which is a great quality, in case you want to take your infuser tea thermos with you. In addition, stainless steel infuser thermoses are usually vacuum sealed. This allows them to keep drinks cold or hot for long hours. Finally, they are resistant to discoloration, odors and scratches.
- Focus on glass
Glass infuser tea thermos jugs offer an aesthetic touch to your drinks, as they are both beautiful and elegant. With them, you can see exactly what's inside. In addition, the thermos jugs allow you to control the strength of the infusion according to the color. Finally, they are safe to wash in the dishwasher.
- Focus on plastic
Thermos jugs made of plastic are the least used, as the boiling water and the material do not complement each other very well. However, you can find plastic infuser thermoses that are BPA-free. They are excellent for drinking hot tea without health hazards. Finally, plastic infuser thermos jugs are lightweight and unbreakable if dropped.
Think about the type of infuser
The type of strainer you choose will impact your finished brew. Therefore, choose a fine mesh strainer. It will allow you to get a more refined tea, as it can filter out even the smallest pieces. On the other hand, you can also choose stainless steel strainers. These are excellent solutions to obtain more dilated leaves during the infusion because of its sieve with large holes.
Further, some infuser thermos packs include a two-part strainer. This is a filter to be used for the brewed water and a leaf infusion basket.
Don't forget the infuser lid
You should not overlook the lid when purchasing your infuser thermos. It is an important accessory to ensure the bottle is watertight. Most of the time, they come with a flip top or screw top.
At Healthy Lunch, we take the experience to the next level for your enjoyment with silicone flip top lids that sport a sporty look. With this equipment, you can comfortably hold and sip tea with one hand without any risk of leakage.
What is the best infuser thermos on the market?
To make your life easier, we offer you a top 2 of our best thermos with infuser. You can also find our beautiful collection of thermos jugs by visiting our store.
The Wooden Infuser Glass Flask
Want to enjoy your beverage with an all-purpose thermos with infuser? This container is certainly what you need. Available with a capacity of 350 and 400 ml, you can use it as a tea infuser or a water infuser for fruits and herbs.
Equipped with a natural wood lid, it offers a soft feeling that connects you with nature. In addition, this thermos infuser is easy to handle and can carry an extremely hot or cold drink thanks to its double-walled insulated glass.
On top of that, the airtight lid will prevent any leaks and drips while you're on the go. It also ensures that your drinks won't spoil things inside your cooler bag.
The Biche Rose Stainless Steel Flask
Are you tired of having the same bottles without color or personality? We suggest you without hesitation this beautiful flask with a unique design that every woman should have in her collection. Opt for this original infuser thermos and you'll receive compliments from everyone you meet along the way.
Both stylish and technical, it offers more capacity than its predecessor. In fact, its 500 ml capacity will allow you to enjoy a healthy drink. In addition, the double-walled insulation of the infuser thermos will help keep drinks hot for up to 12 hours. And if you prefer cold beverage infusions, they will keep their freshness for at least 24 hours.
Constructed of stainless steel on the inside and bpa-free silicone on the outside, your future thermos with infuser is very durable and long lasting. We also don't forget to mention that its strainer is extremely fine for a better filtration. Finally, the thermos is versatile, because you can use it both as a simple water bottle or as a tea infuser.
So, you will have understood: to find the best thermos infuser, you should consider the products as well as the buying guide presented in this article. In addition, you can ask our experienced customer service to guide you through the other models in our rich catalog.