Signature Chestnut Roaster

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The Story
"Chestnuts roasting on an open fire"...this Christmas song verse recalls that loving, sentimental and nostalgic feeling of the holiday season.

You can’t invite Nat King Cole to sing about chestnuts roasting on an open fire, but you can still introduce your kids and loved ones to this famous holiday tradition with our classic, American-made chestnut roaster. Handmade in Indiana with domestically sourced materials by America's oldest housewares company, it provides a holiday home with a tradition that pre-dates tinsel trees, Christmas specials, and lighting ceremonies at Rockefeller Center.  Easy to clean, non-electric, and fun to use, this Jacob Bromwell® chestnut roaster provides even heat distribution to easily cook savory chestnuts over a fireplace or campfire.  Chestnuts are known to have a buttery, meaty flavor, and our chestnut roaster was designed to create a nostalgic chestnut roasting experience for fun lovers of all ages. Recapture the magic of years gone by with this American classic, and start your own holiday family tradition.  You may only use it once a year, but when you do, you'll know the holidays have arrived.

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Best-In-Class Craftsmanship

Best-In-Class Craftsmanship

Manufactured and sold for over 200 years, our products represent the gold standard in kitchenware, bakeware, and heritage flasks. Jacob Bromwell® has been featured in nearly every major publication, including Uncrate, Country Living, People, Esquire, and The Wall Street Journal.

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Interesting Facts about Signature Chestnut Roaster


A Jacob Bromwell® product is an investment for life. Only Bromwell manufactures these quality old-fashioned chestnut roasters! Many other chestnut roasters imitate the original Bromwell design. None are made as well, and none have the history to back them up.

No electricity needed.  It will work over any open fire.  3.5 quart capacity lets you evenly roasts chestnuts over an open fire, as well as a stove top (gas, wood, or electric).

Thoughtful dimensions and automatic steam vents. The roaster's 3 1/2 quart stainless steel basket features automatic steam vents to keep chestnuts light, crisp, and tender.  The basket holds approximately 60 chestnuts and features a sliding perforated top that enables the nuts' natural scene to fill a home with an aroma that has captured the essence of Christmas time for centuries.  Its 4 1/2"-long handle with a wooden grip provides safe handling of the roaster, allowing one to easily shake the chestnuts and achieve an evenly cooked Christmas treat.

We are now offering this product in stainless steel. As a premium material, stainless steel has a shinier finish than tin, is a bit heavier, and is rust-resistant.

Versatile functionality. You can also use it as a coffee roaster, pistachio roaster, almond roaster, peanut roaster, cashew roaster, and more! The possibilities are endless.

Durable and non-electric. The durable and non-electric design has held up all these years, and it's fun for the entire family!

It's comfortable to use. Wood handle promises to keep your hands cool.

Free instruction & recipe pamphlet included. The recipe booklet will let you enjoy delicious chestnut recipes for weeks!

This product is perfectly imperfect and made entirely by hand.  Small cosmetic imperfections may occur and lend authenticity, charm, and individuality to each piece.  This is a natural part of the handmade process.

This product is guaranteed for life. Your purchase is backed by our 100% Lifetime Guarantee, so you can buy with confidence.

It's proudly made in America. Still Made in the USA, even after all these years. Buy American and save jobs.

— Jacob Bromwell® Official —


How It's Made

a tour of our factory

Five Stars

"You may only use it once a year, but when you do, you’ll know the holidays have arrived."

— Midwest Living Magazine —

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