Manhattan Toy Winkel Rattle & Sensory Teether Toy

Last updated date: March 10, 2020

DWYM Score
9.4


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Overall Take

You'll find the Manhattan Toy Winkel Rattle & Sensory Teether Toy appeals to four out of five senses. The toy is colorful and attractive. It also comes with a built-in rattle that allows for sound exploration. There are many different loops for touch and taste, as baby chews to relieve pain from teething. In our analysis of 25 expert reviews, the Manhattan Toy Manhattan Toy Winkel Rattle & Sensory Teether Toy placed 4th when we looked at the top 11 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note March 10, 2020:
Checkout The Best Teething Toy for a detailed review of all the top teething toys.

Expert Summarized Score
9.5
5 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.6
7,476 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Lightweight maze of soft and continuous tubes, Colorful tubes are easy to grasp and hold, It’s teething loops are soft and elastic, Infant toy promotes clutching and two-handed play, The middle piece provides a cube that contains a pleasing rattle sound, Available in different colors, Can be refrigerated for a long time, Plastic loops are BPA free.
- Mom n Kids
This teether is suitable for the babies who are between the age of 3 to 24 months and it is made of a very good quality plastic which is free from BPA. The soft tubes make a perfect teether for the baby and it is also available in three different colors. The baby surely won’t be bored with this quickly.
- Baby Gears List
Hands-down our favorite teether—this teether is fascinating for baby (and parents!) with its intricate and endless soft tube maze, and its gentle rattle. This teether is large but very light weight due to its hollow design. The colors are bright and vibrant, and the tubes offer limitless angles for tiny fingers to grasp and explore.
- Mommy Hood 101
BPA and PVC free, Dr. Toy's Best Classic Toys Winner, exciting tubes design, easy to hold, quiet rattle
- Born Cute
An award winning teething toy that has a lot to offer. The best value for money.
- BestReviews
What experts didn't like
Do not submerge in water, Do not boil, Comparatively large.
- Mom n Kids
There is some care that needs to be taken while you are washing this toy and you must not submerge this totally in water. Also, you must not boil this toy.
- Baby Gears List
not dishwasher safe, rattle may get stuck at times
- Born Cute
Loops easily reach the side and back teeth, but biting down with the front may be tricky.
- BestReviews

From The Manufacturer

This time-honored classic is a true parent 'must have' and a baby 'go to'. Its maze of soft, continuous tubes and its stunning colors instantly capture and hold baby’s attention. The mesmerizing loop design and lightweight construction make it very easy for little hands to grab, hold and rattle. The soft, pliable teething loops are perfect for teething or gumming babies.

Overall Product Rankings

1. Vuminbox Bandana Drool Bibs & Teething Toy, 6-Pack
Overall Score: 9.8
Expert Reviews: 4
2. SILIVO BPA Free Silicone Teething Toys, 9-Pack
Overall Score: 9.6
Expert Reviews: 0
3. Nuby Ice Gel Teether Keys
Overall Score: 9.5
Expert Reviews: 4
4. Manhattan Toy Winkel Rattle & Sensory Teether Toy
Overall Score: 9.4
Expert Reviews: 5
5. Slotic Dinosaur Teether Pain Relief Toy
Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 1
6. Skip Hop Baby Activity and Teething Toy
Overall Score: 9.3
Expert Reviews: 0
7. Dodo Baby Teething Toys Set, 4-Pack
Overall Score: 9.2
Expert Reviews: 0
8. Tinabless Infant Dinosaur Teether Set, 4-Pack
Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 0
9. Nuby Soothing Teething Mitten with Hygienic Travel Bag
Overall Score: 8.6
Expert Reviews: 1
10. sweetbee Buzzy Bee Silicone Teether Toy
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 4
11. Bright Starts Snuggle & Teether Toy
Overall Score: 7.7
Expert Reviews: 1

An Overview On Teething Toys

As your baby approaches three months of age, you’ll want to begin watching for signs that they are teething. These signs include excessive drooling, mouthing objects, irritability, sore gums, trouble sleeping and sometimes a low-grade fever. Once your baby starts exhibiting these signs, you’ll want to help relieve the pain and encourage the teeth to break through the gums.

Parents will find that teething toys are an excellent aid during the teething process. There are even plenty of teethers on the market to choose from. The most important thing to do is to make sure the teething toy is free of BPA, phthalates and other toxins. Your baby is going to be chewing on the toy and you don’t want these harmful chemicals to enter your baby’s system.

One option is to go with a simple teether that is attached to a bib. The bib provides the added benefit of absorbing any excess drool. The teether is also attached to the bib, which means your baby won’t drop it on the dirty floor.

There are also teethers that can be placed in the refrigerator or freezer. The cooler temperatures will not only feel good on baby’s gums, but they will also help reduce inflammation. Look for teethers that also have textured surfaces, as these will help massage the gums and provide another layer of pain relief.

If you don’t want to purchase a teether that will only be used for a few months, you can go with a model that is more like a traditional toy. There are teething toys that have fun loops for baby to hold, as well as built-in rattles for your baby to shake.

DYWM Fun Fact

Teething can be a rough time for your baby. You’ll want to do everything you can to soothe your little one and help those new teeth make their first appearance. Fortunately, there are a few tricks you can try at home.

  • Wet a washcloth and set it in your refrigerator until it becomes nice and cold. Give the cloth to your baby to chew on.
  • Make your own popsicles using water and fresh fruits or pureed veggies. Like the refrigerated washcloth, the cold temperature of the popsicle will feel great on baby’s sore gums.
  • Massage your baby’s gums with your finger or a finger brush. This helps to ease the pain.
  • Make homemade teething biscuits out of oat flour, bananas and coconut oil. Not only will your baby enjoy chewing on the biscuits, but she’ll also love the flavor of the treat.

The Teething Toy Buying Guide

  • Always check the washing instructions for teethers that are attached to bibs. Some bibs, although machine washable, may shrink when placed in a dryer. For these, you’ll need to hang them up to dry instead.
  • Many teething toys cannot be boiled or sterilized, especially the ones that are filled with gel. They are also not dishwasher safe because dishwashers use high temperatures.
  • Teething toys that require hand washing must still be cleaned according to the instructions on the product packaging. For example, some teethers should not be totally submerged in water.
  • When examining teething toy prices, you’ll need to take into consideration how many teething toys you are getting for the price. For example, while the Vuminbox Bandana Drool Bibs & Teething Toy, 6-Pack initially looks more expensive than the Nuby Ice Gel Teether Keys, you’ll find that after diving the total price by the six toys you get in the pack, it is actually much cheaper. The same thing goes for the SILIVO BPA Free Silicone Teething Toys, 9-Pack and the Manhattan Toy Winkel Rattle & Sensory Teether Toy. Although they have the same purchase price, the SILIVO gives you nine toys to the Winkel’s one.