Cuoci patate in terracotta

Terracotta pot for potatoes

Ideal for cooking potatoes or chestnuts with their peel in an absolutely natural way and without adding liquids.



Origin area
Lecce / Salento
Handmade product
Larghezza 22 cm
Fratelli Colì Srl

How to use it

All you have to do is wash the potatoes and put them in the potato cooker without adding fat or water. Then put the potato cooker on low heat, if possible over a flame spreader. The cooking time depends on the size of the potatoes, which are about 4/5 of the average ones for a cooking of about 40/60 minutes, you will have delicious healthy and genuine potatoes, which will be enough to season with oil and salt.

The effect is that of baked potatoes. Enjoy your meal!

It is a guaranteed long life pot, dishwasher safe and lead free.

IMPORTANT: only for the first time leave it to soak for 12 hours in water. Small crazing is normal and does not affect use. Avoid thermal shocks.


Height without lid - cm. 14
Mouth width - cm. 12
Length with handle - cm. 32
Capacity in liters - 2.5

Fratelli Colì has been producing handcrafted terracotta and majolica in Cutrofiano (LE) since 1650. The quality of the products that the company still offers today is the one that has been handed down from father to son from generation to generation: a passion that, remaining unchanged with passing of time, has given life to unique products - both crockery and oven dishes - known and recognizable for their charm with an ancient flavor, their quality and their resistance. Even today, terracotta is ideal for a natural cuisine, capable of keeping the original flavors of raw materials intact, perfect for long and delicate cooking, and to bring to the table, in addition to so much goodness, a beauty that never goes out of style. fashion.

Lead-free oven dishes

We have selected new enamels totally free from heavy metals which means the total absence of lead in our oven dishes. "Long life oven dishes" is the brand that distinguishes and guarantees a healthier cuisine. Constant study and continuous updating are the basis of the technical innovations that increase the resistance of our dishes in contact with heat sources and improve the counteracting the absorption of odors.

The certifications

With a view to developing and seeking ever-increasing value, the Company decides to certify the environmental quality of its business.
The company is committed to its territory, and does so by obtaining the ISO 14001: 2004 certification. The certification of the environmental management system according to the ISO 14001 standard is a voluntary recognition, and has the purpose of providing, both to your organization and to the macro-environment, the guarantee and peace of mind that the problems concerning pollution, related to its activities, are under control and that the environmental performances are always monitored and in compliance with the mandatory environmental legislation. Obtaining the certification is a sign of trust in attentive customers, who read the attention to the environment as a qualifying element compared to the competition.

Quality marks

More than twice as resistant as normal ceramics, dishwasher safe, non-toxic, can be used in the microwave oven.
The tests conducted indicate even after numerous washing cycles of 16 hours at 78 °, with aggressive detergents, no loss of gloss was found.
In the impact resistance tests conducted with a ball of 50 gr. has shown excellent resistance in casts from the maximum allowed height (90 cm.) against normal clays which already at 50 cm. showed cracks in the enamel and complete rupture with 65 cm throws.