This molcajete-style 5" granite mortar and pestle is perfect for crushing and blending hard ingredients and spices. From pulverizing nuts to mashing chickpeas to grinding fragrant herbs, it is an indispensable kitchen tool for preparing a variety of dishes. Far from the typical apothecary mortar and pestle, this set is made of porous granite which gives it an earthy, natural look. Additionally, the granite will season itself over time and release more flavor into your ingredients.
You no longer need to worry if your food processor is crushing ingredients to the right consistency. With this mortar and pestle, you can control how fine or coarse your ingredients are ground to create your timeless recipes again and again, and, due to its size, you can be sure your ingredients will not spill out of the mortar. It is also great for mixologists looking to add freshly ground spices or muddled ingredients to their mixed drink concoctions!