A mortar and pestle is a kitchen device used since ancient times to prepare ingredients or substances by crushing and grinding them into a fine paste or powder. The mortar is a bowl, usually made of hard wood, ceramic or stone. The pestle is a heavy and blunt club-shaped object, the end of which is used for crushing and grinding. The substance to be ground is placed in the mortar and ground, crushed or mixed the usage of a pestle. Mortars and pestles have been used in cooking recipes and are also steadily associated with the profession of pharmacy as a result of their historical use in preparing medicines.
Our Granite Mortar and Pestle Set is ideal for herbs and spices grinding before they’re added to a recipe. Our granite mortar and pestle is handy for the whole thing from cracking peppercorns and crushing tender herbs to making pesto and guacamole.
- Before the usage of, season the mortar with white rice, followed by garlic then cumin with salt and pepper
- Outer Diameter: 6.4″
- Height: 3.9″ & 1.8″
- 1x Granite Mortar and Pestle Set – Solid Granite Stone Grinder Bowl Holder 6.4 Inch For Guacamole, Herbs, Spices, Garlic, Kitchen, Cooking, Medicine
Solid granite construction; Polished exterior with an unpolished interior for improved grinding
The toughness of granite is as a result of the interlocking crystal structure as it cools from melt, making it amongst the hardest of rocks. This makes our pestle and mortar very durable and makes it one of the simplest ways to grind both hard and soft ingredients
The pestle and mortar lets you grind the hottest of herbs to create the most fragrant of pestos; and the toughest of seeds and spices to create the most aromatic of curry pastes
Granite mortar and pestle allows for quickly crushing spices, herbs and more; Constructed with thick walls and base to form a generous 2 cup capacity; Unpolished mortar interior-exterior and heavy duty pestle for effective grinding pressing
Food-protected, no BPA, no lead, no mercury, elegant, durable, easy-to-clean, no residual taste, low-maintenance; Rinse with warm water and air dry, do not use soap