Andesite Mortar & Pestle
Handmade in New Zealand from Andesite rock collected in Northland.
Mortar and Pestles are one of the most ancient food preparation tools around. You simply can't beat the aromas created from freshly pounded ingredients. When making a Thai Curry Paste, a pesto, Ras el Hanout, Dukkah or whatever your favourite spice blend is. The majority of great chefs still use the mere and modest mortar and pestle while creating masterpieces in their restaurants.
You will love this artefact style mortar and pestle, with its natural exterior. Mortar and pestles are the original and traditional device for grinding your herbs and spice, giving you the aromatic aroma of your fresh ingredients.
Grinding Capacity: Small, 3/4 Cup; Medium, 1 Cup; Large, 1.5 Cups.