Health Smart Granite Mortar and Pestle Excellent for Grinding Fresh Spices and Herbs
A gourmet chef keeps a mortar and pestle on the counter to grind spices smash nuts and seeds make condiments and sauces and of course create glorious pesto or salsa. Use this HealthSmart Granite Mortar and Pestle during meal prep and youll soon realize that releasing the fresh flavors and oils of the spices you use in cooking makes a big difference in the taste of the food Our mortar and pestle is constructed of heavyweight solid granite stone with a rough textured interior for efficient grinding. When visitors see a quality mortar and pestle in your kitchen they know youre a connoisseur that takes cooking seriously. When your mortar and pestle arrives please take the time to season it properly. To season place one-quarter cup of white rice in the mortar bowl and grind to powder using the pestle. Check the powder for any granite debris and if you find any repeat this seasoning process. Properly seasoning your mortar and pestle will remove manufacturing impurities. Once properly seasoned clean your mortar and pestle by rinsing with hot water and cleaning with a brush. Do not use soap to clean the granite will absorb the soapy residue and in turn transfer that to your food. Excellent idea for the newlyweds a housewarming idea or any serious cook on your list. Heavyweight construction of solid granite stone weighs approx. 5 pounds. Mortar measures 5-1/8-inch diameter x 3-1/4-inch with 5-1/8-inch pestle. Limited Lifetime Warranty.