Still Hot Illumination 1.7L Jug Kettle


Breville VKJ846-01
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The VKJ846 1.7L jug kettle with Still Hot Feature - that this kettle will remain illuminated red until the temperatre falls below 80⁰c - no need to waste energy or water by re-filling and reboiling. See More...

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Breville Still Hot Technology

On standby mode, the kettles illumination will be blue, gradually moving to red as it boils. Once boiled, the kettle will remain illuminated red until the temperature falls below 80⁰c. We've designed this kettle to help reduce engergy wastage by telling you when the water is warm enough to re-use for a second cup of tea or coffee - now there's no need to waste energy or water by re-filling and re-boiling your kettle unnecessarily!

The VKJ846 has a 1.7L capacity for 6-8cups and a polished stainles steel finish. Side water windows and a push button lid makes filling easy and accurate whilst cord storage under the 360 degree base keep your kitchen tidy.

  • Still Hot feature: after boiling, kettle remains illuminated red until temperature falls below 80° C
  • Illumination changes from blue to red in boil mode to indicate boiling progress
  • Water window for easy filling
  • 3kW heating element for fast boiling times
  • 1.7L 6-8 cup capacity
  • 360 base for left and right-hand use
  • Push-button lid release
  • Removable, washable limescale filter
  • Non-slip feet
  • Cord storage
Still Hot Illumination 1.7L Jug Kettle is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 2459.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Breville are cutting corners! I bought a new Breville to replace an identical one. The reason I bought another was because when we bought the first, the cable from the power base was the only one in the shop that reached the power sockets in our kitchen. So when it failed, it made so much sense to buy another. Guess what? When we got it home, Breville had made some manufacturing savings and the cable is now a good 7 inches shorter and doesn't reach the socket! Please remember, not everybody has sockets built into the work surface. Won't buy another Breville if I have to move the socket. Why should I when I can get better for cheaper in another brand?
Date published: 2018-10-01
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Disappointed Was so looking forward to this kettle being featured in my kitchen. Had to return once and get a new one and will have to do so again. The kettle left a plastic/ chemical taste in cups of tea, coffee and even on veg that we put boiling water in the pan. We were assured that the one we got must have been faulty and this is not normally the case, but having to return again. WOULD NOT ADVISE TO BUY!!!!!
Date published: 2017-03-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Loving my new shiney kettle It comes to the boil fast, but I feel it could turn off quicker once it gets to the boil. You can always flick the little iluminated switch to turn it off. The body of the kettle is nice shiney stainless steel, but beware the outside does get hot to touch. So if you have young childern who may try to touch the outside of the kettle, pick a plastic one. It pours well and its easy to fill with the fip-up lid.
Date published: 2018-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The perfect kettle Well designed, quick to boil and a bargain price
Date published: 2016-03-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Awful Smell Despite the negative reviews I read about the smell of this kettle, I bought it anyway thinking that if I boiled it a few times, the smell would propably go away. WRONG. The boiled water had a very strong metallic/chemical taste to it. Even after washing it and boiling full kettle after full kettle to try and get rid of the smell, it just wouldn't go away. My tea tasted of a digusting chemical brew (imagine drinking swimming pool water with a tea bag) and you'll get the idea. I have returned it.
Date published: 2017-07-26
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Disgusting tang Having previously bought a Breville kettle, I am very disappointed with this one and wil lbe returning it. I was very careful and boiled it several times, discarding the water each time before actually using water for a drink. We are now 3 weeks in and it still has a disgusting tang. You cant use any water left in the kettle again because that tastes even worse. Will be returning it this weekend and not buying one similar.
Date published: 2017-03-03
Rated 1 out of 5 by from rubbish Rubbish brought this as a replacement for a Breville that was spilling boiling water every where. 1 week after buying this brand new kettle it did the same thing as my old one boiling water coming spurting out of it I,ve have since seen that its a lid problem and the kettle is pushing the lid off. I have now taken it back and got another kettle not a Breville after being a loyal customer for many years I have now given up on them
Date published: 2018-01-30
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not what I expected The kettle was great looking as per image BUT it has that metallic taste and smell (like cleaning fluid) and we cannot shift it, tried bicarb and now have to use fresh cold water for each boil and that works but any re-heating brings back that uhhh taste and smell. Not good as this was the more expensive kettle!!!
Date published: 2017-11-08
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