Canasta Card Game
Bring the exciting card game canasta home with Piatniks classic canasta Box Set. It includes 2 decks of high quality playing cards with points values, score pad and instructions. The set comes in a sturdy box for safe storage. Made in Austria by Piatnik. canasta is a classic card game traditionally for 2 to 6 players, but most commonly played by 4 people in 2 partnerships, with 2 standard decks of cards. canasta is originally from South America and is part of the rummy family of games. Players aim to make "melds" of 7 cards of the same rank and "go out" by playing all cards in their hand. A great advantage of these decks is that they have the points value printed on the cards for easy reference.