Salads are a wonderful part of any meal- even serving as a main course when dressed up and loaded with delicious toppings. There is often an art which comes with serving food on a big table; your cookware and dishes can highlight the meals you are serving, and wood salad bowls can be a wonderful touch.
Handmade items, especially bowls, take time, care and expert craftsmanship to become something that is beautiful and functional.
This hand picked selection of wood salad bowls can do both!
Crafted with a careful attention to detail, these bowls are perfectly sized to serve four, and would be an excellent addition to your table.
This solid wood bowl is made from Vietnamese Rubber wood, and given a rich, walnut stain – though a cherry stain is also available! Hand crafted and imported to the US, these bowls are large enough to serve four, and even have matching individual bowls available.
This bowl is a wonderful addition to your existing kitchen, and can serve a number of functions throughout the home.
Cherry Finished Footed Wood Serving Bowl
These richly colored, cherry-stained salad bowls also comes with a set of matching salad servers or “hands,” perfect to add a coordinated flair. Keep your metal tongs in the kitchen, and serve up your salad in style.
In addition to serving a meal, this bowl could serve as a gorgeous centerpiece, filled with fruit and left out throughout the day. Smooth and balanced, you can’t go wrong with a statement piece!
Large Handcrafted Wooden Bowl
These incredible bowls are hand crafted by fair trade artisans in Bali! The distinctive design and gorgeous Suar Wood can serve salads, fruit, or pasta.
Each bowl is carefully created with a craftsman’s eye, and the wonderful wood variances help this bowl shine as a beautiful centerpiece, both of your meal, and the bowl itself. This bowl is lightweight, and has a distinctive wood grain, sure to add character and style to any home.
Solid Wood Bowl with Matching Salad Servers
This maker of gorgeous handmade bowls is based in New Hampshire, and features matching salad servers, as well as the option to have your bowl customized on the bottom!
This customization is perfect for gifts, as well as to celebrate the beginnings of a new home, or the 5th year of marriage, for which the traditional gift is something made of wood.
The team at New Hampshire Bowl and Board can make a traditional bowl from cherry wood, though you can also pay a bit extra and purchase one of their exquisite, black walnut bowls for a real statement piece.
They also offer an extra large bowl made from New England cherry, perfect to feed a larger crowd.
Extra Large Wooden Salad Bowl and Matching Cherry Salad Servers
Regardless of where your bowl was crafted, or even the type of wood it is made from, it is generally advisable to keep your wooden items out of the dishwasher, and use a mild soap when cleaning.
Many artisans offer their own wax blends, perfect to keep your bowl well conditioned and cared for, once it’s clean and dry.
Follow each craftsman’s directions, to keep these bowls shining and ready for years of wonderful meals.