A Cataplana is a traditional Portuguese dish and it is also the name of the pan it is cooked in.
Beautifully crafted in copper and lined with tin. A Cataplana is a MUST for any Kitchen
It has been described as anything from "a flying saucer" to "a pillow"! But the Cataplana, that strangely unique Algarve culinary device, makes a worthwhile addition to your kitchen.
Almost anything can be cooked in a cataplana, chicken, meat, fish and vegetables as well as rice and pasta all of which can be seasoned with herbs to give a memorable meal!