For more than 200 years, Peugeot has been imagining, designing, and manufacturing the objects for daily life, aiming for ease of use and the truest expression of flavors. The factory is in eastern France near the Swiss Border where their proprietary ceramic paste and attention to detail continue to amaze the culinary world with beautiful and functional cooking tools.This constantly renewed engineering prowess has made the Peugeot brand the undisputed benchmark for mills. Peugeot continues to draw strength from its rich legacy to mastermind new kitchenware and allow fine dining enthusiasts to discover new applications and treat their taste buds to new pleasures and experiences.Often neglected in favor of other cooking methods, ceramic bakeware is now making a comeback in our kitchens. The Peugeot Appolia range of ceramic dishes retain heat and keep food warm for up to 30 minutes. Peugeot ceramics also support freezing temperatures. You could pass directly from the freezer to a preheated oven without risk of a thermal shock. (from -25° to 250°C). Peugeot Appolia Appetizer Platter: It's so easy to entertain guests with the Peugeot Appolia Slate Appetizer and Petit Four Platter. The ceramic dish will cook the small bites evenly and offer a crispy shell with beautiful golden color. Enjoy the scratch-fee enamel and divide your appetizers right on the dish. While you enjoy the party, your appetizers stay warm thanks to the thermal inertia of the ceramic. Made in France and generous in size, the Appolia Slate Appetizer and Petit Four Platter can safely be passed around thanks to easy grasp handles. Finally, enjoy this functional dish to remove and serve freshly baked loafs from your Appolia Loaf Pan.This makes the perfect housewarming gift, anniversary gift and even Father's Day gift for any foodie dad. 16"