Ginpo Kikka Banko Donabe Japanese Clay Pot for 2 to 3 persons
GINPO Kikka Banko Donabe Japanese Clay Pot is the next generation of clay pots that match the modern lifestyle. It is easier to handle and you can enjoy freshly cooked hot food on the table.
With a little shallow shape, the size of 1.9L(64.2oz) is suitable for 2 to 3 persons to enjoy Donabe dishes.
For other dishes such as soup, stew, curry, cheese fondue, it can cook up to 4 to 5 people.
This Donabe can be used immediately after purchase because it does not need to be seasoned before use.
It is 15% lighter than conventional products while retaining the heat retention properties of clay pots.
The black body part uses an in-house developed glaze that prevents odor and stain problems.
The design matches today's diversified interiors. In order to create a beautiful table, the coloring is based on traditional Japanese colors. Available in Navy and Brown.
- Quantity: 1
- Dimension: D24cm(9.4in) x H13.5cm(5.3in) / For 2 to 3 persons
- Capacity: 1.9L(64.2oz)
- Material: Pottery - Banko ware (Not compatible with IH)
- Origin: Made in Japan
- Brand: GINPO
In 1932, Sutematsu Kumamoto, the first generation of the company, built a factory to realize high quality manufacturing that I can be satisfied with.
In the midst of hardships and challenges, he listened to the voices of users and continued to develop earthenware pots that fit into people's lives. The "Kikka" series, completed through this history, continues to bring smiles to diners around the world.
About BaNKO ware
Yokkaichi Banko ware is a ceramic ware produced in Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture. Since ancient times, it has been used to make daily necessities such as tea bowls and plates, as well as works of art such as vases.
Today, Kyusu teapots and earthenware pots are representative products of Banko ware, and earthenware pots in particular account for 80% to 90% of all earthenware pots produced in Japan.
Yokkaichi Banko ware is characterized by the excellent heat resistance due to the ceramic clay used. The clay used for earthenware pots is mixed with about 40% lithium ore called petalite, which has a high heat resistance. This technique is patented by Yokkaichi Banko ware and cannot be seen anywhere else.