When it comes to water bottles that do it all, Zojirushi’s stainless-steel model is one of our favorites for both cold and hot beverages alike. We first heard about the Japanese brand’s thermos from writer Laura Perciasepe, who told us that it kept her coffee scalding hot during a wintry commute and her vodka soda ice-cold during a day at the beach (remember those?). Lucy Liu is also a fan, calling the water bottle’s heat-retention capabilities “insane” and adding, “You put hot tea in it at 6 a.m. and at 6 p.m. it’s so hot, you’ll burn your tongue.” Strategist editor Alexis Swerdloff is on “Team Zojirushi,” too: “It’s truly mind-boggling how cold my water stays in this thing,” she wrote of the sleek, lightweight, and leakproof thermos. And while all sorts of Zojirushi favorites are on sale today, only the lavender-hued 16oz model is more than 60 percent off — the cheapest price we’ve ever seen it.
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