Makes iced tea in less than 10 minutes. Pot heats water to just short of boiling for steeping tea. Shuts off automatically and quickly drains at end of cycle. Easy-pour, plastic pitcher with lid may be stored in refrigerator and stores upside down on pot when not in use to save space. Use with bagged or loose tea, or coffee. On/off indicator light and removable steeping basket for ease of use. Includes starter supply of Mr. Coffee filters. Dishwasher safe pitcher. Ice Tea Maker is white with blue accents, and clear pitcher with blue lid and handle.