why this product

No one really knows how essential a slotted ladle really is until they start using one. This slotted ladle has a wide, flat bowl, and a long, elegant handle. It's perfect for frying, taking delicate ravioli out of a boiling pot of water, poaching eggs, fishing out the most succulent bits from a stew, or draining out macaroni without dirtying a giant colander. This ladle will find itself in your hand any time you want to shake off excess liquid without ruining the delicious piece of food you just slaved over.  The ladle does all this without leeching harmful chemicals into your food (like plastic does). It’s made out of metal and coated with porcelain enamel, a highly heat-resistant material that's made out of good, old fashioned glass and steel. Even if you leave the ladle sitting in a boiling soup, it won't melt, warp, or otherwise be affected. Nothing short of a sound beating against a stone floor will damage this. Also available as part of a set with the white enamelware ladle and colander. The ladles are made in Austria by a company that's been around since 1550. Originally steel pan welders, they turned their focus to making porcelain enamelware some 80 years ago. Forged at 1500 degrees Fahrenheit, they come together and form this nonporous, smooth and hard-as-nails enamel with a naturally glossy finish. This ladle will last a lifetime.

use & care

Safe to put in the dishwasher, for those of you lucky enough to have one. Luckily the smooth surface means it's also easy to clean by hand.  No need to polish, these will stay shiny and vibrant forever.

production & design

Only natural, abundantly available raw materials are used for enameling the ladles (namely: glass, a potassium compound and metal oxide).   To carry out the high-heat enameling, the Austrian company went 100% green. The ladles are made at 1500 degrees so that's quite a commitment. They built three of their own hydroelectric power stations that allow them to use only green electricity. This saves 4,600 tons of carbon dioxide and 3.6 tons of sulfur oxide and sulfur dioxide from ever being made and released into our air. The construction of their drying and burning facilities allows them to use and reuse the heat they generate for three different purposes.    Although you'll never want to throw one away, it's nice to know that they're 100% recyclable.

about the designer

Enamelware Slotted Ladle

$30.00
Kaufmann Mercantile from New York, NY
You Get Free Shipping! This product qualifies for
free shipping. Details.
 
All options are required.
This item is currently not available.
Sorry, this combination is not available.

The handiest kitchen utensil you never knew you needed. Porcelain enamel coated metal, it's unbreakable and unmeltable, but so charming you'll want to hang it on the wall. Made in Austria. (more info)

More Details

  • Technical Specifications:

    Dimensions
    Diameter: 4.8 inches (12.19 cm)
    Handle length: 12 inches (30.48 cm)

    Material
    Porcelain enamel coating
    Metal core

    Care
    Dishwasher safe

    Made in
    Austria

  • Dimensions: H 1.0 Inches x W 1.0 Inches x L 1.0 Inches
  • Product Code: V176000281848

Shipping & Returns

  • This item ships directly from Kaufmann Mercantile in Brooklyn, NY
  • Item is ready to ship in 1 - 3 Business Days. Delivery date will vary depending on your shipping address.
  • International orders may experience possible delays and take longer to arrive.
  • We accept complimentary returns within 14 days of receipt if the item is unused and in original condition.
AHA Guarantee

AHAlife is committed to help you live a conscious and inspired life.

Many of the items you discover here are exclusive to AHAlife, which is what makes our community of designers and artisans so special.

If you find one of our products anywhere else for less than it's being sold on our site, we will match it. No questions asked.

Our dedicated Concierge Team is here to help. Reach out any time at:

Monday through Friday, 9am to 6pm EST
Have Questions? Just ask our Concierge Team
Just Added
Introducing App
Just Added