What is Chafer?
Chafer is also known as Chafing dish, Chafer dish, Server, Warmer. It is used to keep food hot / warm with an alcohol burner holding chafer fuel below it or by heating plate powered by electricity. It is widely used in buffet (buffet chafer set) and therefore it is also categorized as buffetware. Please note that chafer (chafing dish) is not a cookware. It is used to keep food warm instead of cooking food.