A flat, shallow, black pan with side handles, containing saffron-colored rice, vegetables, a leg of poultry, and/or shrimp and lemon slices. Commonly associated with paella, a traditional dish from Spain. May be used for eating, cooking, dining, and meals more generally.
Apple's version of this emoji is considered to be representative of the traditional ingredients from Valencia. Samsung previously displayed this emoji as a Korean hot pot.
Shallow Pan of Food was approved as part of Unicode 9.0 in 2016 and added to Emoji 3.0 in 2016.