18 Inch 'Pata Negra' Double-Gauge Steel Paella Pan - Serves 8$54.95
- Double gauge for long life
- Hand wash and season with oil for care
- Made in Valencia
- Note: Pan will not fit in a standard oven
- Size - 18 inch/45 cm
This pan will not fit in a normal oven. We recommend ordering a paella burner and tripod as well.
Our Pata Negra pans are professional grade, double gauge steel. This helps distribute the heat evenly and stops warping that can occur with other pans. This pan can stand up to hundreds of uses!
This size pan is large enough for a paella for 8 people. It is the traditional carbon steel paella pan that Spaniards have used for centuries - except even more durable. The dimpled pan bottom distributes heat evenly.
All of our paella pans are made by a family in Valencia with over 50 years of experience in producing the finest cookware for paella.
As you cook with this paella pan it will become seasoned: changing color and absorbing flavors of each paella as you cook with it.
To care for the pan, wash it by hand and coat it with a a neutral oil like sunflower oil to stop rust. If it does rust, simply scrub it with steel wool.
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"Much heavier than the flimsy pans purchased most kitchen stores. Makes for a great paella presentation."
Cody - Cleburne, TX May 2021
"Arrived in perfect condition, heavy duty feel to it! Fits perfectly in my wood-fired oven, can’t wait to use it."
Ed - Naples , FL February 2021
"Made my first dinner of a "house paella" with chicken, shrimp, mussels and clams. the pan was perfect sized for the 5 people. heat well and evenly despite having to manage the burner locations on my stovetop to avoid hotspots. From Order to delivery was short and actually arrived ahead of the estimated delivery date. Can't wait to try additional products. "
William - Arverne, NY October 2020
"Beautiful!! Can’t wait to see my husband’s reaction on Christmas!"
Cyndi - Des Moines , IA December 2018
"After visiting Spain and attending a cooking school, I wanted a paella pan. When my order arrived, I was pleased with the pan and its weight and construction. I look forward to many happy meals shared from my paella pan."
Marilyn - Wayland, MA October 2017
"Beatiful pan! Thick and sturdy."
Vince - Houston, TX January 2017
"Absolutely beautiful paella pan! Heavy and durable. Can't wait to try it."
Candace - Myers Flat, CA July 2016
"Very nice quality at a reasonable price."
Mark - Crownsville, MD January 2016
"When we were in Spain we wanted to purchase this sizable pan but it was a little too big for our suitcase. Glad we were able to find it at La Tienda. A fabolous addition to our collection. "
Maureen - Milwuakee, WI November 2015
"We'll make heavy paella pan"
JEFF - KALAMAZOO, MI October 2015
"well built and works great!"
MATTHEW - SAINT LOUIS, MO September 2015
JOY - LAKEVILLE, CT November 2014
"We already own the 28" Pata Negra pan for making large paellas over a wood fired pit at family gatherings. Because it worked so well, decided to purchase a second pan in the smaller size when we want to make smaller recipes of paella on the gas grill. "
Renee - SMITHFIELD, RI October 2014
"Very well made and heats evenly a quality product"
Guy - Cleveland, OH July 2014
"Absolutely love this pan. I use it on my Weber One Touch Gold charcoal grill. It just barely fits in the grill and does an amazing job. Solidly built, no warping at all. "
Paul - Durham, NC July 2014
SCOTT - OSWEGO, NY July 2014
"I prepared a magnificent paella dinner for 20 people this weekend,all seemed to love it so the paella pan worked flawlessly, but I think I need a bigger stove, had at least 3 burners on."
Olga - Guilford, Connecticut June 2014
Monique - Montreal, QC May 2014
"This 18 inch pan fit perfectly on top of my 22 inch WEBER Grill. The grill can be covered in the last few minutes of cooking so the rice can absorb the liquids, and also absorb the aromas of the hardwoods charcoal. Received plenty of complements with my Paella!! This pan will be an "heirloom.""
Renato - Las Vegas, NV February 2013
"We used this to make paella on the beach in Maine last summer. Also use it to cook bacon and to caramelize onions(in bacon fat!!). Love it. "
Marc - Holbrook, Massachusetts January 2013
"This is a beautiful and great paella pan"
Oscar - January 2012
deb - September 2011
Louise - September 2011
"Have only used it once so far, but so far so very good!"
Mary - June 2011
ex-pat - August 2010
"Well built paella pan -- thick metal, robust construction."
Hector - October 2009