Whatever your crushing, grinding or pressing needs, our mortar and pestle is the tool for the job. Its bound to rank among your kitchen favorites as it is excellent for wet or dry ingredients. Made from the wood of Jamaica's national tree, the Lignum Vitae, renowned for its hardiness, you can count on passing this wonder on to the next generation. Its goblet shaped mortar will add to your kitchen's decor, while its club-shaped pestle is designed for a comfortable hold. Remember, the lignum vitae color can range from very light yellow, to varying shades of brown and olive, so no two items will ever be the same.
Fun fact: Did you know the Lignum Vitae is thought to have medicinal properties?
The mortar is about 6 inches from rim to foot and the pestle about 7 inches long.