124 of 125 people found the following review helpful: 5.0 out of 5 stars Quick, easy and no mess, November 3, 2006 By T. Burgess (Tulsa, OK) - See all my reviews (REAL NAME) Amazon Verified Purchase(What's this?) This review is from: Adagio Teas 0 16-Ounce Ingenuitea Teapot (Kitchen) My wife bought one of these when we were vacationing in Eureka Springs a year ago, and I thought it was another gizmo to add to the cupboard. Was I wrong. I started using it more and more, mostly for green tea, and thought it would be good to have one for work as well. So I ordered one from Cooking.com and use it all the time. I just put the tea leaves in the container, add hot water, let it sit for 5 minutes, then set it on top of my cup. The valve on the bottom opens up and the tea pours into the cup, with out the leaves (with the green tea I buy from China, the leaves are full leaves, and I can get another 2 cups out of it, so refilling is easy). The nice thing is, I can use it for coffee as well as black tea. The coffee, especially if you grind your own, tastes so much better. To clean, I just invert in a trash can, and rinse out what's left.