3 LITER BOTIJO
You can now buy online hand made Botijo made in Spain, with 100% natural materials. An environmentally friendly product, which keeps water at a temperature of about 10º, without the need to consume electricity. An ideal temperature for consumption.
Water free of harmful toxins.
The most important thing is to get an authentic, traditional Spanish botijo made with porous clay.
Currently there are many on the market that are artistic, enameled or painted, these are not recommended for drinking, they are used for decoration.
HOW DO I PREPARE MY BOTIJO?
Before using the Botijo, for the first time it must be "cured" to clean it and that the water taste good .
First step, fill the jar with water, leave for about 10 minutes, empty and fill it again, do this operation several times until the dirt is removed.
Finally, fill the botijo with water and put a glass of anise, let it rest overnight, this last step is optional. .
• Before curing it is recommended not to wet the botijo on the outside.
• The botijo must sweat from the inside out.
• Until the botijo is cured, we recommend using a small plate underneath, so as not to wet the surface.
HOW TO USE A BOTIJO?
Practice is required for the stream of water to fall directly into the mouth. It is very important that the spout is at a respectable distance from the mouth to maintain hygiene. The most important rule of thumb for using a botijo is to never touch the spout.