Sage by Heston Blumenthal the Soft Open Kettle, Silver

Product information

The Soft Open Kettle from Sage by Heston Blumenthal is incredibly stylish, easy to use and will look the part in any modern kitchen.

High quality design and impressive functionality allow you to enjoy the ritual of making your cups of tea with this kettle.

A soft grip handle, quiet boil element, and a soft opening lid make brewing a cup of tea almost as tranquil as drinking one. The quiet boil element reduces the size of the steam bubbles to reduce noise while heating. The push button and soft opening lid prevents hot water from spluttering out and staggers steam release.

A concealed 3kW element ensures rapid boiling, allowing you to get your desired temperature quickly and efficiently. A large 1.7L capacity allows you to cater for a number of guests with ease. A large spout provides safe easy pouring and dual water windows allow for easy viewing of the fill level. A limescale filter improves the quality and taste of your drinks and cord storage under the base tops off this model.

Brand
Sage by Heston Blumenthal
Capacity
1.7L
Dimensions
H23 x W15 x D15cm
Eligible for International Delivery
NO
Model name / number
BKE590UK

Editor's Notes

 

Sage by Heston Blumenthal is an inspiring new range designed with the home cook in mind. In addition to being a spice, ‘sage’ is an old-fashioned word meaning wise. This range of products has been cleverly crafted to get the best results out of the food and drink you love to prepare.

Delivery

Click & collect

Free Click & collect from John Lewis or Waitrose shops for collection tomorrow from 2pm
355 participating John Lewis and Waitrose shops
Free

Standard delivery in 5 working days

£3.00

Next, named or Saturday UK delivery

£6.95

Next/named day UK delivery pre-10.30am

£9.95

International delivery not available

Returns

We want you to be happy with your purchase. If you're not, depending on the type of product, you can make free returns in the UK via John Lewis shops, Royal Mail, Collect+, or MyHermes. If you need to arrange collection of large or heavy items, call us on 03456 049 049. For international returns queries, call us on +44 1698 545 454. Find out more about returns.

You'll find returns information on your delivery note. Unless faulty, we'd like you to make your return within 90 days of purchase. Exceptions apply to certain products - find out more about our refund policy.

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Q & As

Sage by Heston Blumenthal the Soft Open Kettle, Silver 3.9 5 24 24
Soft lid fail! Good looking kettle, really pleased to start with. Then after less than a week the lid lost its damped opening and flips up too quickly. The bell in the switch pings whenever the kettle is moved to fill up. For the price I am disappointed and am returning it today. 20 December 2014
Very noisy after a year We had a new kitchen fitted so bought the Sage kettle and toaster. Thought they were a bit expensive but they did looked good and have been very pleased with them. However, a few months ago the kettle became very noisy after being switched on. I was really disappointed after spending such a lot. Now, visitors have started to comment on our noisy kettle! Yes, it is the same one we were showing off about last year. Today I went on the website to read the comments and see what others had to say about. Most people very pleased, a few that had issues were asked to give Customer Services a call. I dug out my receipt and realised the guarantee is for 2 years and I've had the kettle 18months. So I called Customer Service but they said there is nothing they can do because its still working. Yes, it is but I feel it must have developed some fault to be so noisy. I thought it was going to last years but the noise is too loud. Will def get a cheap one next time. 24 November 2014
Sage by Heston Blumenthal the Soft Open Kettle, Silver Not what we went out for, but thrilled that we came home with it. Crisp, stylish, designed for purpose. Lid is excellent and equally at home in an ampedextrous household, if it stands the test of time perfect....eight weeks on, love it to bits, a pleasure to use and an asset to our kitchen. 06 October 2014
Great kettle! Boils quickly, looks nice , stays clean....all in all a good purchase. 30 September 2014
Cool product Looks good, boils fast with a cute ring when boiled 05 August 2014
Looks great new... Looks great when brand new, however. It soon marks as water on the outside evaporates when kettle is boiled to leave rings on the brushed metal, and they're not easy to remove. Rust spots on the boiling plate appeared almost immediately upon use. Otherwise it's great. It boils nice and fast, ping upon boiling is quaint and it's not too heavy to hold. As with any mass produced item, there are going to be problems with some units, c'est la vie. Will be going back when I next pass by a JL. 29 July 2014
It is fine It does boil water and it looks okay but compared to previous siemens kettle it falls short. I would have expected some developments in kettle design and manufacture but we seem to have gone backwards. I spent a while browsing before buying so this probably the best of what is on offer. Either the ping is broken or I don't notice it anymore, should not be a deal breaker for potentials purchasers. The difficult to keep smudge free surface and how flipping hot it is on the outside is more of a concern. old fabulous kettle was barely warm on the outside with a brushed finish that never needed polished. If any kettle manufacturer reads this, please just replicate the Siemens Porsche kettle circa ten years ago and don't bother with any expensive research. 25 June 2014
Does what it says Looking for kettle with good capacity but not overly heavy as have arthritic hands. This Sage kettle fit the bill perfectly. Well balanced shape; boils quickly; stylish looks; clear volume levels - extremely satisfied with purchase. 19 June 2014
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£49.95


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85557401

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