Measurement in centimeters: 23x40x20
Ceramic dishes work like magic. The food that comes out of the dish is filled with flavor and is very juicy. Usually when cooking meat in the oven it tends to become very dry because all the water has evaporated. When using this ceramic dish, you soak it in water for 20 mins. The pores in the clay absorb water. So when your dinner is cooking it stays very juicy and preserves its original taste. The dish is glazed in the inside which makes it easy to clean and the different aromatic substances of subsequent cooking sessions do not get mixed.
Our baking dish is made using only natural raw materials and preserves the original taste, nutrients and vitamin content of the food during the cooking. This kitchen tool is recommended for those who flavorful, fat-free cooking, but may also be used for the traditional recipes of the Hungarian cuisine.
Why buy the Pataki Halastal? Because you can bake it without fat, so the food is much healthier and low calorie.
It is important that before cooking to soak the oven dish in cool water for 20 minutes, so it can absorb the moisture, which then evaporates during baking. Do not put a cold dish to very hot oven, it may burst because of extreme changes in temperature.
The finds dating back to the Roman period prove that the usage of the earthen vessel goes back to ancient times. They appeared on the pages of old cook books, but we can also recall our great-grandparents praising the meals prepared in the oven and in earthen vessels. This vessel has passed the test of all times. No wonder that it has been re-discovered by the modern cooking techniques!
The meat prepared in the vessel does not get dry and it keeps its own aroma and taste. The vegetables retain more of their vitamins and minerals than as if they were boiled.
In the Pataki Halastal the meals are prepared without fats or oil, therefore it is healthier than using regular bowls. As a result, people on a diet can also enjoy the adventure of the different flavors.
The porous structure of the vessel allows it to absorb water. During preparation this humidity will produce steam inside the vessel.
The product disposes of the Quality Certificate nr. 2061/1997 licensed by the Ministry of Public Health and corresponds to the sanitary norms nr. 708/1/91 and 3281/75. The quality of our product was also examined by the Public Health Section of the Consumer Protection from Geneva where it was licensed for the preparation of food with order nr. AN-06/20.031.
In the Pataki Halastal you can prepare very delicious dishes. The food that is being prepared in the oven does not need to be checked very often. The meal steams in its own juice. For its preparation no oil or fat is needed. The dish taken out from the oven can be served up in the same plate.
You have made the right choice! You will be satisfied with the quality of our product.
Ingredients:1 chicken, salt, pepper, paprika and garlic.
Preparation: Season the chicken with salt, pepper, paprika and garlic. Put the chicken into the soaked vessel and cover it. Stew the chicken until it is soft and then remove the cover and let it roast till it becomes crispy red.
TRANSYLVANIAN STUFFED CABBAGE
Ingredients: 1.5 kilo of cabbage, 40 dkg of minced pork, 25 dkg of bacon, 5 dkg of rice, 1 onion, salt, pepper, chili.
Preparation: Remove the stalk of the cabbage, scald it with hot boiled water and take its leaves off. Season its middle thick vein with salt and pepper. Put a thin slice of smoked bacon and some stuffing on each leaf. Roll the leaves up steadily and place them into the soaked vessel and boil it in water in the oven. Supply the evaporated water with hot water. The stuffing: knead together the minced pork meat with the steeped and squized rolls. Add some salt, pepper and garlic.
Ingredients: 2 l water, 1 teaspoon of salt, 1 kg cornflour, bacon, (sheep) cottage cheese
Preparation: Put one teaspoon of salt into the water. When the water is boiling, pour 1 kg cornflour into it and boil it hard. Cut the bacon into small squares and fry them in a frying pan. Put a layer of bacon, then a layer of polenta and finally a layer of cottage cheese into the vessel. Put some bacon on top of the polenta, too. Bake it for 10 minutes.
MUSHROOM WITH DILL
Ingredients: 8-10 mushrooms, a half onion, 5 dkg of steamed rice, half a bunch of dill, 1 egg, salt, pepper and paprika, a teaspoon of flour
Preparation: Remove the stalks of the mushrooms and cut them into small pieces. Mix them with the chopped onion, some dill, rice, the egg and the flour. Season it with salt, pepper and paprika. Stuff the mushrooms with this
filling and put them into the vessel. Bake it for 20 minutes.