One of our most favorite items, these gorgeous and handy wood ladles are hand-carved from reclaimed wood and are perfect for soups, stews, and broths! Finished with food-safe raw tung oil, each ladle is durable and protected against the elements. Choose from macawood or laurelwood. As always, handmade and fair trade! Care instructions: hand-wash with soap and warm water. Apply food grade oil such as tung oil or mineral oil to dry utensils periodically to maintain moisture, color and longevity. Certified sustainable wood Handle measures 9'' l Ladle measures 3'' l x 2'' w Due to the handmade nature, measurements will vary Handcrafted by diego, a local carpenter who livines in a small town on the coast of lake atitlan in guatemala. he, his wife raquel, and their nephew pedro hand-carve beautiful wood kitchen servers from reclaimed wood for sustainable, living wage.