For the fanatic tea drinker, a Sage the Tea Maker is an ideal machine for on the kitchen counter. This tea maker ensures that your cup of tea is always set to the correct temperature and is ready when you get up in the morning. You put fresh tea in the strainer and choose from one of the 5 programs. For example, there is a program for green or black tea, for example. The tea maker adjusts the temperature of the water so that the tea leaves do not burn. You also determine how strong the tea should be. You set the timer the night before so that you have a fresh cup of tea for breakfast. The teapot holds 1.5 liters, with this you make about 6 cups of tea.