West Bend Iced Tea Maker... Make tea the way you like it with our brew strength selector. Eliminate brew-time guesswork by controlling the strength of brewed tea for a perfect pitcher of tea every time. Sweetener chamber conveniently dissolves sweetener during brew cycle for a ready-to-serve pitcher of sweet iced tea. Using sweetener is completely optional and sweetener chamber is removable for cleaning. Stainless steel mesh filter can be used with either bagged or loose tea. Mesh filter is removable for easy cleaning. Plastic 2.75-quart pitcher makes enough tea to satisfy everyone and comes with a brew-through lid for storage.