The Everyday Chef

  • Blue Canton Bread & Butter Plate

Blue Canton Bread & Butter Plate

  • The most fashionable tables in the early American Republic were set with blue and white “Canton” or “Nanking” wares, named for the great Chinese trading ports from which they came.
  • Chinese blue and white porcelain was in demand in this country well into the nineteenth century and has become a part of the heritage of many American families.
  • Blue Canton faithfully recaptures this centuries-old tradition and taste