The perfect pitcher for iced tea, this pitcher is both functional and attractive for any setting. With infuser and drip cup included, it is ideal for hot or cold brewing of iced tea, or coffee for that matter. Simply place desired amount of loose tea in basket and attach it to the lid, pour water into pitcher and place lid with infuser onto pitcher. When steep time is up, remove infuser basket and place in drip cup, replace lid on pitcher, and store until ready to use. To pour, loosen lid until arrows line up with spout, pour and reseal. The seal on this pitcher is so tight it can be stored laying down on its side without fear of leaking.