The glazes in the Provencale collection are transparent, creating bright, vibrant colors for your kitchen. Emile Henry calls these pasta bowls, but they are so much more than that. These wide bowls can be heated in the oven or chilled in the refrigerator for pastas, soups or salads.About Emile Henry...In the Burgundy region of France is the legendary maker of fine French cookware named Emile Henry. There, potters still hand craft each piece from the local Burgundy Clay - one of the purest of clays. Containing no lead, the clay is one of the best materials for baking and serving.