1.3 qt Amoretti Brothers cocotte hammered solid copper and with signature lid. Tin lined on the cooking surface. A perfect gift for any gourmet chef.
The hand-hammered copper pan is one of the most prestigious cuisine items; from its firstappearances in the luxurious villas of the Italian Renaissance, it was called the king of thepans and today it’s recognized as an exclusive connoisseurs instrument, in fact, it’spreferred by countless chefs around the world for its effective heat distribution.
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It is true, copper will naturally darken without regular polishing, but with little care you can restore the shining of your pans in minutes.
For the exterior there are two main alternatives:
1) Use copper polish like Brasso to keep copper from tarnishing and free from white spots. 2) As a natural alternative, you can use a combination of lemon juice and salt and then wash it with fresh water. It will be spectacular again!
For the interior, hand washing is recommended. Hand wash with hot, soapy water and avoid using abrasive materials to clean, and in particular do not use bleach.