Item #5518 Tea Ball Made of durable, heavy duty materials, this tea ball makes brewing loose tea leaves and coffee easy. Unlike tea bags, this tea ball allows you to make your tea as strong as you like. The attached chain and hook allows you to conveniently attach it to your mugs, travel cups, and teapots. At 2 inches, this tea ball is perfect for brewing a single cup or a full pot, as well as infusing spices in your sauces or winter wines and ciders. An essential addition to your kitchen! Hand washing recommended.