This product is a Palm Tortilla Warmer, a must have in every Mexican home. This basket’s name comes from Nahuatl word “chiquihuite” which means a small, handle less woven wicker or reed basket, and its been used from Aztec times when tortillas were served in a white cloth.
Generally these baskets are made of palm, hemp, and other natural fibers; these fibers help tortillas to keep warm. Also, baskets doesn’t have handles and comes in a variety of sizes, although today they been substituted by different materials and decoration is plain.
Here at Vel-Mex we have on wholesale our line of authentic tortilla warmer made of palm and decorated the traditional way.
- Diameter: 8in
- Height: 4in
- Diameter: 7in
- Height: 3in