By taking care of this item, you can expect years of dependable service. Please read the information presented below to get the most out of your new TEA TOTALER product.

Wash and rinse the product thoroughly before first use and after each use. Hand washing is recommended for best results.

• DO NOT use abrasive cleansers or scrubbers since they may dull the finish.

• DO NOT use bleach or cleaners containing chlorine on any parts of the product.

• For maximum insulation efficiency, preheat or prechill product just prior to use. Fill with hot/cold tap water, attach lid, let stand 5 to 10 minutes and empty. After filling, place the lid on the product to increase thermal efficiency.

• DO NOT place product in the dishwasher to clean. Product is not recommended for dishwasher use.

• DO NOT microwave.

• DO NOT overfill product. Hot foods or liquids can scald user.

• DO NOT drink hot liquids directly from a steel vacuum bottle without lid. Hot liquids may scald user.

• Keep out of reach of children when product contains hot liquids. Choking Hazard: cup contains small parts.


To operate flip open the lid to drink from the cup. Entire lid assembly can be withdrawn from the cup for adding hot water and for cleaning.

Flip open the secondary lid to access the strainer.

Flip up the strainer handle and withdraw the strainer to add tea.

The strainer can be stored in the convenient storage container located on the bottom of the cup. The storage container is divided into two compartments: one is for the strainer and the other is for storing your favorite tea. The storage container then be slid back into the bottom of the cup.