The very first energy saving jiko design by Dr. Maxwell Kinyanjui, the “KCJ” is undeniably the most useful tool in the Kenyan household. A true Kenyan Classic! Their high quality, durability and made to last design are unmistakable. A true testament to
the Cookswell design are the hundreds of KCJ copies on the market. Look for our signature stamped liner to ensure this meets our quality standards. You can’t go wrong with a KCJ!
The original Kenya Ceramic Jiko was invented by our founder, Dr. Maxwell Kinyanjui. Seeking to design a portable and efficient charcoal stove, he created this KCJ model and went on to train artisans how to make their own. A true Kenyan classic, and the perfect addition to any home. Branded with our Cookswell stamp of quality on the ceramic liner.
A camp classic when charcoal is hard to come by! A special kuni door allows you to feed small pieces of dry biomass fuel (small pieces of firewood, maize cobs or coconut husks) and the heat is retained using our signature energy saving ceramic liner. Choose from a single or double burner size.
Large energy saving multi pot cookers have many options for customization. Let us know how many burners you need, as well as if you’d prefer firewood or charcoal burning. The original classic KCJ frame is fit into a frame that is the perfect height for the busy kitchen or household. Option of a food warming compartment