Copper hand hammered (flat bottom) cataplana – various sizes. The beautiful shining copper coating looks fantastic when purchased and can be maintained by a simple cleaning routine, clear cleaning instructions included. Although it continues to look great if you like the used, tarnished look of copper after prolonged usage. We recommend the following cataplana sizes for servings:
- 24cm (2 to 3 persons) Dimensions: 250mm (w) x 155mm (h) x 245mm (d) / Weight: 600g
- 27cm (3 to 4 persons) Dimensions: 285mm (w) x 170mm (h) x 275mm (d) / Weight: 800g
- 30cm (5 to 6 persons) Dimensions: 320mm (w) x 185mm (h) x 305mm (d) / Weight: 1000g
- 33cm (6 to 8 persons) Dimensions: 355mm (w) x 205mm (h) x 335mm (d) / Weight: 1200g
This traditional cooking device is typically used in the Alentejo and the Algarve regions of Portugal. A firm favourite with many tourists for both its originality and the aromatic taste. Although food is usually served from n the Cataplana, food can also look great served on the beautiful traditional Portuguese pottery.
The Cataplana has been receiving global attention from world renowned chefs. We sell the traditional copper hammered cataplanas with the flat bottom which are especially suitable for use on a conventional gas hob. Our Cataplanas are made from high quality copper with a tin-plated interior.