• Image of Barro Rojo Pottery Berry Colander
  • Image of Barro Rojo Pottery Berry Colander
  • Image of Barro Rojo Pottery Berry Colander
  • Image of Barro Rojo Pottery Berry Colander

From summer berries to garden tomatoes, there are loads of reasons why people love the summer months. Prep your local bounty with this custom beauty – handmade by our master artisan partner with earth from the local agricultural fields in Southern Mexico. In addition to being timeless, they are also safe for oven, gas range, food service and are 100% lead-free.

Artisan
Both utilitarian and traditional art piece, barro rojo pottery can be found in a variety of areas – from outdoor food vendors to elegant restaurant tables. These particular pieces are made custom for our collection by our partner, who learned these incredible creative skills from both her mother and grandmother. The vessels are shaped on a simple wheel and also by hand. Texture and polish are added through the use of corn husks, oil cloth, stones and coconut shells, and the pottery is pit fired for roughly one hour to arrive at the ideal hue.

Dimensions
14cm wide x 8cm high

Care
While these pieces are unglazed, given the nature of the pottery, it is best to hand wash these colanders and do not put them in the microwave. If you place greasy items in these handmade I these vessels, they may stain.

Note
Use of knives or other sharp pieces will scratch the surface of these ceramics. The price is for a single pottery strainer. Given the nature of handmade, sizes, designs and hues may vary slightly from the featured product image. 


All noted prices are in USD and do not include shipping. Our website is not currently set up for e-commerce – please contact us directly to purchase: hello@hecho-shop.com