The mortar & pestle is an ancient tool that's been around for millennia, with the earliest ones found dating back to 35,000 BC. Through the ages, this mechanism been used for hundreds of purposes from cooking to pharmacy & pharmacology to masonry, and is a utensil that no modern kitchen should be without. Handy and convenient to use, mortar & pestles also add a touch of stoic flair to any kitchen décor. Our Cooler Kitchen EZ-Grip Mortar & Pestle WILL NOT SLIP or slide all over your counter every time you try to use it to crush. You need something that stays firmly in place! Our Mortar has a silicone base, to keep it firmly still while you grind. Also for added convenience, our Pessle has a silicone EZ-GRIP Handle to make it easier to get the perfect grip to easily grind. No more struggling to find the right grip! Great as a muddler to muddle ingredients for drinks. Crushing the fibers of herbs, as opposed to chopping through them (like with a spice grinder), releases the full range of essential oils, flavors and aromatics that they contain. Hand grinding is what gives chili and curry pastes that distinctive breadth and depth of flavor that you won't find if you're prepping ingredients with a food processor. Our Mortar & Pestle is the best for: powdering herbs, grains, spices, coffee, nuts, roots, teas, bread, crackers, biscuits, fine powders, chemistry and laboratory use, or even for crushing medications for pets and humans alike. Also ideal for unlocking the hidden oils in your pantry of dry spices. The sky is the limit! This Morter & Pestle is absolutely dishwasher safe, but also easy to clean in your sink with some soap and water. The apothecary-grade porcelain material is strong and non-porous. More versatile than a Japanese suribachi, Mexican granite molcajete, or Turkish or Thai mortars. pulverizer, crusher or pessel and base of mortor is covered in food grade black silicone and can take a pounding without breaking.
- DISHWASHER SAFE - EASY TO CLEAN AND BUILT TO LAST: Our dishwasher safe mortar and pestle will stand up to repeated cleaning and won't absorb odors or transfer flavors. The unglazed grinding surface prevents the mechanism from flaking or powdering. Porcelain is the ideal material to use as a smasher to grind anything.
- GREAT FOR ARTHRITIS AND WRIST INJURIES! OUR EZ-GRIP PESTLE & SILICONE MORTAR BOWL ENSURES A FIRM, STRONG GRIP AND PREVENTS SLIDING - Don't buy another mortar & pestle where the mortar slips and slides on your counter. You need something that stays firmly in place! Our mortar set has a silicone base, to keep it still while you use it. The pestle has a silicone handle to make it easier to grind. No more struggling to find your grip! You'll wish you had bought this mortar & pestle years ago.
- USEFUL IN ANY HOME KITCHEN OR TO GRIND MEDICATION - GREAT FOR: powdering herbs, grains, spices, nuts, seeds, teas, bread, biscuits (for making homemade bread crumbs!), science experiments, or even crushing medicines for pets (great for your dog!) and humans alike. Ideal for unlocking the hidden oils in your everyday dry spices.
- PRODUCT MEASUREMENTS: Mortar- 4.5 inches across, 3.25 inches tall; Pestle- 5.5 inches tall. Add To Cart Now!
- APOTHECARY GRADE PORCELAIN- Pharmacies traditionally use non-porous porcelain to grind medication - with great reason. Consider these common issues: wood absorbs the taste of the previous grind - yuck! Marble or granite create marble powder- gross! Stone is is hard to clean, and you can't use soap to wash it! Stainless Steel can rust! Our perfectly designed, easy to clean porcelain mortar and pestle allows you to grind your spices, nuts, coffee, muddle drinks, human or pet medication, guacamole,