La Chamba Fair Trade Earth Friendly Cookware is one of the more popular pieces among those who are interested in living Green. The Colombia made La Chamba black clay pots are eco-friendly and lend a natural taste to the finishing product unlike traditional cookware.
The La Chamba Fair Trade Earth Friendly Cookware is made from local black micacious clay, which is unique to the region and found only in central Colombia. Ideal for making soups and stews the unique clay adds earthy tones to any dish.
La Chamba Fair Trade Earth Friendly Cookware is handmade artisan quality clay cookware and Dinnerware. Unlike traditional dinnerware, La Chamba is not glazed; rather it is uniquely burnished and coated with local fine red clay. The profess for making the unique La Chamba Earth Friendly Cookware entails rubbing the clay with natural stones, firing the pieces and then covering them with rice husks after which they are smoked. Because each piece of La Chamba Fair Trade Earth Friendly Cookware is individually handmade no two pieces are alike.
La Chamba Fair Trade Earth Friendly Cookware is an excellent alternative to regular cookware and easily goes from oven to tabletop to refrigerator with no fuss, though it is recommended to allow it to cool prior to refrigeration. The earth friendly cookware is lead free and contains no toxins. To maintain a long lasting finish and lifetime it is recommended that La Chamba Fair Trade Earth Friendly Cookware not be cleaned with abrasive cleaners.
There are a wide variety of pieces from which to select from among the collection of La Chamba Fair Trade Earth Friendly Cookware. The La Chamba collection includes the following: Medium oval casserole, small oval casserole, large oval casserole, medium round casserole, a Fish Casserole, a Tagine, a Cow Casserole with lid, a Chicken Casserole with Chic Lid, small bowl with wavy edges, large Chamba Bowl with wavy edges, large Chamba Fruit Bowl, large Chamba Salad Bowl, a Deep Chamba Salad Bowl, Chamba Flower Bowl, Lidded Sauce Bowl with Spoon, Double Sauce Bowls, Single Sauce Bowls, traditional soup bowls with two handles and also with one handle, and many more unique pieces from which to select from the La Chamba collection. Prices vary based on the selectin of pieces chosen.
For more information on La Chamba Fair Trade Earth Friendly Cookware visit the Web site for Lavida Verde. La Chamba Cookware can also be found at several retailers carrying fair trade earth friendly products. For a complete list of retailers visit the Web site above.